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Research focus areas:

My main research niche areas are in the fields of career development and transitions across the lifespan.

Within this broad field, my main interests are:

  • Career transitioning of learners with neurodevelopmental disabilities
  • Career guidance and education in early and middle childhood
  • Career pathways in technical and vocational education in the General Education and Training (GET) phase of the schooling system
  • Career transitioning in the era of the 4th Industrial Revolution
  • Violence and bullying in schools and its impact on the career development of learners
  • Sexual diversity and career development

Research focus areas:

  • Trauma and resilience
  • School violence
  • Positive behaviour support
  • Therapeutic interventions for children, parents, and communities.

Research focus areas:

  • Career guidance
  • Disability
  • Hephapreneurship
  • Technopedandragogy

Research focus areas:

  • Care and support
  • The psychosocial well-being of learners in rural schools
  • Learner support
  • and HIV and AIDS education
  • Asset-based


  • Neuro-development disorders
  • Learning disorders
  • Resilience
  • Bullying
  • Orphans
  • Vulnerable children.

Research focus areas:

  • Children’s rights
  • Orphans and vulnerable children

Research focus area:

  • Inclusive and Special Needs Education

Research focus areas:

  • Community Psychology (Facilitating psycho-education at the community level)
  • Neurodevelopmental Learning Disorders

Research interests include:

  • Psychometric assessments.
  • Neurodevelopmental disorders.
  • Child development.