UCT PhD student researches psychosocial support for caregivers in AIDS-ravaged communities

17 Feb 2014 - 13:30

"Psychosocial support should be a key element of mental health interventions for caregivers of children in HIV-endemic communities."  This recommendation by Dr Marisa Casale follows her doctoral study into the protective role of social support for caregiver's mental health. 

Dr Casale graduated with a Ph.D. from UCT in 2013, under the supervision of Dr Lauren Wild.

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