UP and Pennsylvania State University translate learning tool for children into three local languages
Posted on June 10, 2020
The University of Pretoria (UP) has collaborated with Pennsylvania State University to translate a global learning tool into local languages to support learners in how they think about content.
Teaching Psychology Around the World (volume 5)
Posted on April 23, 2020
The 5th volume of Teaching Psychology Around the World (edited by Grant, J Rich, Luis Alfredo Padilla Lopez, Liesel Ebersöhn, Jacqui Taylor and Shirley Morrissey) is now available
Globally people are adopting Africa’s heritage of resilience wisdom
Posted on April 17, 2020
Professor Liesel Ebersöhn recently wrote an article for the Mail & Guardian on resilience-responses from Africa and the COVID-19 pandemic. Professor Ebersöhn, director of the Centre for the Study of Resilience at the University of Pretoria and secretary-general of the World Education...
‘Flocking’: UP academic’s research forms basis of psychosocial support organisation’s drive to provide hope during COVID-19
Posted on April 08, 2020
With the reality of COVID-19 facing many, a psychosocial support organisation is making use of the concept of “flocking” to provide some hope with the help of research conducted by Professor Liesel Ebersöhn of the University of Pretoria.
Fright Flight or Flocking presentation by REPSSI and APSSI’s
Posted on April 01, 2020
We believe that psychosocial support is critical in the face of COVID 19. It builds our resilience to face this threat and gives us determination to overcome.
Resilience Workshop facilitated by international expert, Dr Michael Ungar
Posted on February 12, 2020
Nurturing resilience: A multi-systemic model for positive development in contexts of diversity.
Adolescent Resilience to Environmental and Socioeconomic Challenges: A Study of Multiple Systems
The Centre for the Study of Resilience (CSR), Faculty of Education, University of Pretoria: Advisory Board Meeting 2019
Posted on February 06, 2020
The annual Advisory Board Meeting for the Centre for the Study of Resilience was held on 25 February 2019
CSR PhD Student visit the Notre Dame University in Australia
Posted on December 06, 2019
Carine Jonker was the recipient of the UP Post Graduate Study Abroad Programme which funded a research visit to Prof Caroline Mansfield (Dean of the School of Education) at the University of Notre Dame, Australia.