Prof. Colin Tredoux co-authors a new book on the consequences of child poverty
Prof. Colin Tredoux, together with co-authors Jo Boyden, Andrew Dawes and Paul Dornan have just published Tracing the consequences of child poverty, with UK-based publisher Policy Press. The book reports on the findings of the Young Lives Study...
Being part of the goalball standard
Deputy course convenor and Phd student Muya Koloko was appointed as manager of the Western Cape senior Goalball teams (men’s and women’s) for the 2019 South African Sports Association for the Physically Disabled and Visually Impaired (SASAPD)...
ACSENT group presents at International Convention for Psychological Science in Paris
The social-emotion ACSENT group in the Department of Psychology presented a symposium on social-cognitive development in South Africa at the International Convention for Psychological Science in Paris, the international meeting of the Association...
Save the Children South Africa counts the cost of violence against children
On 23 November 2016, Save the Children South Africa released a report on the economic cost of violence against children.
Dr Wahbie Long to launch his new book
Dr Wahbie's new book, A History of 'Relevance' in Psychology, is the first attempt to historicize and theorise appeals for 'relevance' in Psychology.


Friday, 26 February 2021

Prof. Cathy Ward was interviewed on the “Relate your Research” podcast about her work on the Parenting for Lifelong Health programmes and how they were developed. 

Publication Date:
Mon, 09 Nov 2020 - 20:30
Lockdown Parenting Tips

The Parenting for Lifelong Health team, which includes Prof. Cathy Ward, has put together some tips for parenting children during lockdown. 

Publication Date:
Wed, 13 May 2020 - 19:00
Cathy Ward attends INSPIRE Implementation Working Group meeting

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.

Publication Date:
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 - 10:15
PhD student awarded the Patrice L Engle Dissertation Grant

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.

Publication Date:
Thu, 06 Feb 2020 - 10:45