Social Work
Welcome to Stellenbosch University

Dr Tasneemah Cornelissen-Nordien


BA (Social Work) [University of Stellenbosch]

MA (Social Work) [University of Gothenburg, Sweden]

PhD (Social Work) [University of Stellenbosch]


Practice experience

Project coordinator: Child protection and support services; Case manager: schools, HIV/AIDS and community based programmes; Social worker rendering group therapy and counselling for male street children


Academic teaching

The professional relationship (Social Work 178)

Social work group work (Social Work 278)

Intervention with youth (Social Work 378)

Practice education coordinator (Social Work 488)

Supervisor of MSW students' research theses


Fields of research specialisation

Empowerment services for survivors of child sexual abuse and their caregivers offered by NGOs​