Articles by Keyword: Life Design

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  1. The Impact of Life Design Counselling on Adolescents

    The Impact of Life Design Counselling on Adolescents

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study records a process of heightening self-awareness within a semi-structured ‘life design counselling’ process. The research was conducted on the basis of a case study designed to facilitate co-constructive conversation with a purposefully selected youth. The participant was enabled...
  2. Narrative-Based Responses: Discrepant Experiences in Research among the ‡Khomani San

    Narrative-Based Responses: Discrepant Experiences in Research among the ‡Khomani San

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    In this article data on narrative-based responses by two female ‡Khomani San community members were used to explore the presence of life design issues contained in that data. Data were analyzed thematically for discrepant experiences (Said, 2001). Findings suggest the...
  3. Identifying and Dealing with the Adaptability Needs of an Unwed Pregnant Teenager

    Identifying and Dealing with the Adaptability Needs of an Unwed Pregnant Teenager

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This article describes a way of identifying and dealing with the adaptability needs of a pregnant teenager from a life design perspective. The participant was selected purposively from among a group of undergraduate students at an institution for unwed mothers...
  4. The Value of Life Design Counselling for an Adolescent who Stutters

    The Value of Life Design Counselling for an Adolescent who Stutters

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study reports the results of a life design approach case study with an adolescent with stuttering. A variety of postmodern techniques were used to engage the adolescent in life design conversations about a preferred and meaningful future. Post-intervention, the...
  5. Career Counselling: The Usefulness of the Career Interest Profile (CIP)

    Career Counselling: The Usefulness of the Career Interest Profile (CIP)

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study reports the findings from exploratory career counselling with Italian undergraduate university students using the Career Interest Profile (CIP). The participants (n = 178, females = 51.69%; mean age 22.28, SD = 1.59 years) received elective career counselling on...
  6. Quality of life of people living with HIV/AIDS and on highly active antiretroviral therapy in Ethiopia

    Quality of life of people living with HIV/AIDS and on highly active antiretroviral therapy in Ethiopia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The Amharic version of the Short Form-36 Health Survey (SF-36) was used to measure quality of life among patients on highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) at selected governmental hospitals in central and southern Ethiopia. The study was cross-sectional and used...
  7. Life Design Career Counselling with an Abandoned Adolescent: A Case Study

    Life Design Career Counselling with an Abandoned Adolescent: A Case Study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This article describes the value of life design counselling with an abandoned adolescent female. The participant was selected purposively from among a group of abandoned adolescent females who had expressed a need for career counselling. The life intervention comprised two...
  8. 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...
  9. Assessment of the effects of climate change on the performance of pavement subgrade

    Assessment of the effects of climate change on the performance of pavement subgrade

    This research investigated the effects of future climate change on pavement life in South Africa by simulating prolonged moisture presence in the pavement subgrade. The study was conducted on roads P435 and P443 within uMkhanyakude District Municipality. Climatic data were...
  10. 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...