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  1. Expressive Art in Cross-Cultural Group Supervision: Applying the Mmogo-Method™

    Expressive Art in Cross-Cultural Group Supervision: Applying the Mmogo-Method™

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    Academic mobility has increased the tendency of students to study in foreign countries, which poses various personal, interpersonal and contextual challenges to the cross-cultural supervision relationship. This study explored the themes that emerged in a cross-cultural supervision relationship through the...
  2. The Cross-Cultural Validity of the Child Sexual Abuse Myth Scale: A Preliminary Investigation

    The Cross-Cultural Validity of the Child Sexual Abuse Myth Scale: A Preliminary Investigation

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The cross-cultural validity of the Child Sexual Abuse Myth Scale was examined in samples of adolescents and young adults drawn from three countries: South Africa (n = 200), Korea (n = 200), and Sweden (n = 200). Participants completed the...
  3. Estimating One's Own and Others' Multiple Intelligence: A Cross-Cultural Study from Guinea Bissau and Portugal

    Estimating One's Own and Others' Multiple Intelligence: A Cross-Cultural Study from Guinea Bissau and Portugal

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study examined the estimations of multiple intelligences for self, partner and parents. One hundred and fifty two students (males = 81, females = 68, and 3 have not indicated their sex; mean age = 24.02, SD = 3.08) from...
  4. A Cross-Cultural Exploration: Body Image in Older Black and White Women in the Workplace

    A Cross-Cultural Exploration: Body Image in Older Black and White Women in the Workplace

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study investigated body image attitudes in a non-clinical sample of black and white older professional women in the workplace in South Africa. Participants were 125 professional women (white woman n=76 and black women n = 49). They completed the...
  5. Delinquent Adolescents' Regrettable Behaviours and Parental Engagement: A Cross-cultural Comparison

    Delinquent Adolescents' Regrettable Behaviours and Parental Engagement: A Cross-cultural Comparison

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    We examined delinquents' involvement in regrettable behaviours, their meaning-making processes and parental engagement in preventing these behaviours. After reviewing court-record data for 109 males and females of African descent (50 South African and 50 American youth) for data on delinquency,...
  6. Forgivingness: An Angolan-Portuguese Comparison

    Forgivingness: An Angolan-Portuguese Comparison

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    Forgiveness can be considered on multiple levels, from those interpersonal incidents that are contextualized to a dispositional trait form that transcends individual injustices. Three distinct aspects of forgivingness (dispositional forgiveness) have been recently put forward: (a) Lasting resentment; that is,...
  7. Resilience and Career Counseling: Describing the Utility of Quadrant Mapping

    Resilience and Career Counseling: Describing the Utility of Quadrant Mapping

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This article describes the manner in which educational psychology students (n = 11 females) used quadrant mapping when doing career counseling with Grade 9 youths (n=88, 47 = male, 41 = female) in a rural secondary school in South Africa...
  8. Normative Indicators for Xhosa Speaking Unskilled Workers on the Wechsler Memory Scale Associate Learning and Visual Reproduction Subtests

    Normative Indicators for Xhosa Speaking Unskilled Workers on the Wechsler Memory Scale Associate Learning and Visual Reproduction Subtests

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study set out to provide preliminary cross-cultural normative data for educationally disadvantaged Black South African Xhosa individuals (N=33; age range = 18 to 40 years; highest educational level = Grade 11 or Grade 12), on the Associate Learning and...
  9. Normative Indications for Xhosa Speaking Unskilled Workers on the Trail Making and Stroop Tests

    Normative Indications for Xhosa Speaking Unskilled Workers on the Trail Making and Stroop Tests

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of this study was to produce preliminary normative indications for the Trail Making Test and the Stroop Test, administered in English, on a non-clinical sample of Black, Xhosa speaking unskilled workers (N = 33), with an educational level...
  10. Validation of the Meaning in Life Questionnaire in a South African context

    Validation of the Meaning in Life Questionnaire in a South African context

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of this study was to investigate the psychometric properties of the Meaning in Life Questionnaire (MLQ) in a South African sample. A multi-cultural group of undergraduate students (Nā€‰=ā€‰326) completed the MLQ and other measures. Descriptive statistics, reliability, inter-item...