Psychology
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Research Interest

Department Interest


Dr Zuhyr Kafaar HIV and AIDS; psychometry; psychological test construction and validation; measurement theory; research on children and adolescents; telepsychology
Prof Ashraf Kagee Health Psychology; HIV/Aids; treatment adherence; stress and trauma
Prof Lou-Marie Kruger Women's mental health

Ms Anthea Lesch Social determinants of health, psychology and public health, psychosocial aspects of HIV prevention, paediatric HIV/AIDS disclosure, community participation in health promotion, socio-behavioural issues in HIV vaccine research, health and well-being of vulnerable populations.
Dr Elmien Lesch Close/intimate relationships and relationships interventions in different South African communities.
Prof Helene Loxton Childhood fears and coping mechanisms. Early childhood stimulation
Prof Tony Naidoo Applied community psychology
Prof Tony Naidoo Career psychology and work-related behaviour
Prof Tony Naidoo Ecopsychology and wilderness therapy
Mr Desmond Painter Social Psychology
Dr Chrisma Pretorius Neuropsychology, Psychometric Assessment, Psychopathology

Ms Rizwana Roomaney Women's health and reproductive health
Dr Hermann Swart Intergroup Contact and its effects on Prejudice in South Africa
Prof Leslie Swartz Culture and mental health