Articles by Keyword: Pastoral Role

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  1. Teachers' Use of Memory-Box-Making to Provide Psychosocial Support in Their Pastoral Role

    Teachers' Use of Memory-Box-Making to Provide Psychosocial Support in Their Pastoral Role

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study investigated the use of memory-box-making by teachers in their pastoral role. Ten female teachers participated in the study. The site of the study is in a South African primary school in an urban informal settlement. We used multiple...
  2. Treating ‘AIDS blindness’: A critical pedagogical approach to HIV education at tertiary level

    Treating ‘AIDS blindness’: A critical pedagogical approach to HIV education at tertiary level

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    HIV and AIDS affect all South Africans, irrespective of gender, race, age and economic status. Teachers should therefore be able to meaningfully integrate HIV content into the school curriculum. However, pre-service teacher education programmes still do not pay adequate attention...
  3. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)—Dilemmas and Solutions

    Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)—Dilemmas and Solutions

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    We investigated the efficacy of the Coping Skills Programme to address dilemmas and solutions for parents of children diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Participants were purposively sampled parents of children diagnosed with ADHD in the Eastern Cape of...
  4. Exploring the Attainment of Career Success

    Exploring the Attainment of Career Success

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study examined the role of the organisation as well as the role of the employee in the attainment of career success for senior management employees. Participants were a purposive sample of 24 senior management employees from two international financial...
  5. The Role of Agribusiness Innovation Incubation for Africa's Development

    The Role of Agribusiness Innovation Incubation for Africa's Development

    The global economic crisis coupled with increases in food and fuel prices and the looming impacts of climate change have necessitated that Africa should urgently rise up to these challenges and opportunities by promoting growth, food security, employment, poverty reduction...
  6. Patients' perception and knowledge of anaesthesia and anaesthetists—a questionnaire survey

    Patients' perception and knowledge of anaesthesia and anaesthetists—a questionnaire survey

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    Background: Most surgical patients do not recognise the role played by anaesthetists in the perioperative period because of poor public knowledge of anaesthesia as a medical discipline. This study was conducted to determine patients' knowledge of anaesthesia and of the...
  7. Perceptions of the role of the clinical nurse practitioner in the Cape Metropolitan doctor-driven community health centres

    Perceptions of the role of the clinical nurse practitioner in the Cape Metropolitan doctor-driven community health centres

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the role of the clinical nurse practitioner (CNP) in a doctor- driven primary health care setting. A descriptive study was undertaken, using both a quantitative and a qualitative methodology. The study...
  8. Innovation characteristics of formal manufacturing firms in Uganda

    Innovation characteristics of formal manufacturing firms in Uganda

    Manufacturing firms ought to innovate in order to stay competitive in a highly liberalised and open economy. This is even more crucial in low income countries, which seek accelerated economic growth and transformation. In this paper, we describe innovation characteristics...
  9. Innovation Policy Reforms, Emerging Role Models and Bridge Institutions: Evidence from North African Economies

    Innovation Policy Reforms, Emerging Role Models and Bridge Institutions: Evidence from North African Economies

    This article focuses on role models of modern innovation based development and public interventions to diffuse and scale up these role models. It discusses the so-called bridge institutions of innovation, which transform skills into knowledge valued by markets. It shows...
  10. ‘Don't “paraffin” me!’: deception, power and agency in a South African sport for development organisation

    ‘Don't “paraffin” me!’: deception, power and agency in a South African sport for development organisation

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Anthropology Southern Africa
    The staff of Sport FUNdamentals Southern Africa (SFSA), a sport for development organisation, have labelled a range of deceitful behaviours ‘paraffining’. These behaviours range from improvising life skills lessons to lying in reports. It references paraffin, a common, yet potentially...