Prof. Cathy attended the INSPIRE Implementation Working Group meeting in Vienna, Austria. INSPIRE is an acronym for seven strategies for ending violence against children. Prof. Ward’s work on parenting programmes is included in the INSPIRE handbook.
Stijn de Leeuw, who is pursuing his PhD in Developmental Psychology at UCT, has been awarded the Patrice L Engle Dissertation Grant from the Society for Research in Child Development.
The Psychology Department’s Assoc. Prof. Shose Kessi has been appointed as the new Dean of the Humanities Faculty.