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Prof. Johann Louw retires at the end of 2016
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 - 20:45

Professor Johann Louw retires at the end of 2016.

Save the Children South Africa counts the cost of violence against children
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 - 18:15

On 23 November 2016, Save the Children South Africa released a report on the economic cost of violence against children.  On the team who wrote the report were Catherine Ward and Gary Ganz from UCT's Department of Psychology.

Dr Wahbie Long to launch his new book
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 - 18:15

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 Ross Balchin's book wins the BPS book award
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 - 18:00

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
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 - 18:15

In a recent release by the QS World University Rankings, our department was the only Psychology department in Africa placed in the top 150.

Michelle Hoogenhout receives accolades in Australia
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 - 09:00

Michelle Hoogenhout's doctoral research was well-received at a major international conference in Australia.

International Best Undergraduate Paper Award for UCT Psychology Students
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 - 09:30

A  group of third-year Undergraduate Students from our Applied Cognitive Science course was awarded the first prize in the annual American Psychology-Law Society’s Best Undergraduate Paper Award.

Associate Professor Sally Swartz releases new book, Homeless Wanderers
Mon, 25 Jul 2016 - 17:15

Associate Professor Sally Swartz's new book explores the experiences and journeys of those needing mental health care in the Cape Colony during the 19th Century.

Dr Wahbie Long receives APA Early Career Award
Tue, 19 Jul 2016 - 08:15

Dr Wahbie Long has received the Early Career Award from the American Psychological Association's Division 26, the Society for the History of Psychology.

Meet our new graduates
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 - 21:00

See the details of our latest graduates here.

Dr Kessi delivers keynote address at ICCP2016
Fri, 17 Jun 2016 - 13:30

Dr Shose Kessi delivered a keynote address at the 6th International Conference on Community Psychology (ICCP2016).

Professor Tredoux receives award from Université de Toulouse
Tue, 14 Jun 2016 - 10:15

Professor Colin Tredoux has been awarded a Chaire d'Attractivité from the Université de Toulouse in France.