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  1. Life design counselling effects on the career adaptability of learners in a selective independent school setting

    Life design counselling effects on the career adaptability of learners in a selective independent school setting

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This collective case study applied life design counselling to augment the career adaptability of learners in a South African independent school setting. Five purposively selected learners attending Grade 11 (age range: 16–18) completed eight group-based life design counselling sessions. Data...
  2. Life design counselling effects on the career adaptability of learners in a selective independent school setting

    Life design counselling effects on the career adaptability of learners in a selective independent school setting

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This collective case study applied life design counselling to augment the career adaptability of learners in a South African independent school setting. Five purposively selected learners attending Grade 11 (age range: 16–18) completed eight group-based life design counselling sessions. Data...
  3. Appreciative inquiry into lifeskills-based HIV/AIDS education in South African schools

    Appreciative inquiry into lifeskills-based HIV/AIDS education in South African schools

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    With a steady rise in the prevalence of HIV and AIDS throughout the world it has become vital for programme implementers at all levels to ensure that all HIV intervention programmes are effectively put into practice. The present research used...
  4. Silent survivors of sexual violence in conflict and the implications for HIV mitigation: experiences from Eritrea

    Silent survivors of sexual violence in conflict and the implications for HIV mitigation: experiences from Eritrea

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This paper considers the impacts of sexual violence perpetrated while the Eritrean town of Senafe was occupied by the Ethiopian military in 2000, during the second Ethiopia–Eritrea war. It discusses the aftermath for the survivors, all women and girls belonging...
  5. Christian theology of life, death and healing in an era of antiretroviraltherapy: reflections on the responses of some Botswana churches

    Christian theology of life, death and healing in an era of antiretroviraltherapy: reflections on the responses of some Botswana churches

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This article discusses Christian understandings of life, death and healing in the context of antiretroviral (ARV) therapy. The discussion is a response to the reactions of some Botswana Pentecostal and African Independent Churches to the availability of ARV therapy, as...
  6. Formative evaluation of the STAR intervention: improving teachers’ ability to provide psychosocial support for vulnerable individuals in the school community

    Formative evaluation of the STAR intervention: improving teachers’ ability to provide psychosocial support for vulnerable individuals in the school community

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The article describes the pilot phase of a participatory reflection and action (PRA) study. The longitudinal investigation explores teachers’ ability to provide psychosocial support within the context of HIV/AIDS following an asset-based intervention. The study ensued from our desire to...
  7. Exposure to information and communication about HIV/AIDS and perceived credibility of information sources among young people in northern Tanzania

    Exposure to information and communication about HIV/AIDS and perceived credibility of information sources among young people in northern Tanzania

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Young people in sub-Saharan Africa constitute an important group for HIV prevention efforts. Determining their exposure to HIV/AIDS information and communication and their perceived credibility of information sources is imperative to the development of interventions. However, the majority of studies...
  8. Evaluation of a school-based nutrition and physical activity programme for Grade 4 learners in the Western Cape province

    Evaluation of a school-based nutrition and physical activity programme for Grade 4 learners in the Western Cape province

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Objective: This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of the Making the Difference programme (MTDP), an education-and activity-based intervention for Grade 4 learners at primary schools in the Western Cape.
  9. The impact of a quality, technology-enhanced teaching support medium on student success in a first-year financial accounting module at an open distance learning institute

    The impact of a quality, technology-enhanced teaching support medium on student success in a first-year financial accounting module at an open distance learning institute

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    In South Africa, the Department of Higher Education and Training (DoHET) has expressed grave concerns about the poor pass rate of first-year accounting students. In an attempt to improve performance, the University of South Africa (Unisa), an open distance learning...
  10. Challenges to implementing the food-based dietary guidelines in the South African primary school curriculum: a qualitative study exploring the perceptions of principals and curriculum advisors

    Challenges to implementing the food-based dietary guidelines in the South African primary school curriculum: a qualitative study exploring the perceptions of principals and curriculum advisors

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    Objectives: The South African food-based dietary guidelines (FBDG) were developed and implemented to promote healthy lifestyles in the population along with preventing non-communicable diseases and other forms of diet-related illness. The FBDG were recommended for implementation within the national school...