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.
Dr Wahbie Long discusses the decolonization of Psychology
In the wake of recent student movements for the decolonization of higher education, the Department of Psychology has discussed ways to make the science of Psychology more relevant to the South African context.
Dr Ross Balchin's book wins the BPS book award
Working with Brain Injury, by Dr Rudi Coetzer and Dr Ross Balchin, has been announced as the winner of the British Psychological Society (BPS) Book Award for 2016 - Practitioner Text.
Psychology department in world's top 150
In a recent release by the QS World University Rankings, our department was the only Psychology department from Africa placed in the top 150.


Wednesday, 17 October 2018
Professor Mark Solms

Professor Mark Solms has been awarded the prestigious Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Award, which is considered to be the pre-eminent research prize on the African continent.

Publication Date:
Friday, August 17, 2018 - 09:30
Wahbie Long wins publication award

Associate Professor Wahbie Long has been awarded the 2017 Rika Van den Berg Prize for the best publication written by a first time contributor to the journal Psycho-analytic Psychotherapy in South Africa.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 10:45
2017 class medalists

The 2017 class medalists in the undergraduate and Honours Psychology courses were honoured at a ceremony in the Psychology Department on 15th August.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 14:15
Ass/Prof Floretta Boonzaier

Associate Professor Floretta Boonzaier has been appointed as Editor of the journal PINS: Psychology in Society.

Publication Date:
Friday, August 17, 2018 - 09:15