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|Degree||Field of Study||Institution||Graduation|
|Med: Educational Psychology||Educational Psychology||The University of Pretoria, South Africa.||September, 9-2014|
My research interests are in Culturally Responsive Therapy, Mental Health in low and middle income countries and Refugee Mental Wellness.
I am currently conducting research on suicidal behaviors in low income countries, culturally sensitive practise by marriage and family therapists and the ecological resilience within refugee communities.
My teaching experience is in school counselling, learning disabilities and school based psychological interventions.
Culturally responsive mental health in a refugee community.
Potgieter, M., Harding, A., Kritzinger, Q., Somo, C. & Engelbrecht, J. (2015). Reflections of science students on their experiences of an academic development programme in South Africa: part 1. South African Journal of Higher Education 29 (1).