Mrs Baaqira Kays Ebrahim

MA (Psychology)
  +27 16 910 3424
  Building 7, Room 118, Vanderbijlpark Campus

Ms Cheryl Petersen

M.A. Research Psychology; M.A. Counselling Psychology; HDE (P/G)
  +27 18 299 1482
  Building E8, Room K11, Potchefstroom Campus
Interests in various aspects of Developmental Psychology, Psychological assessments, Career counselling and psychotherapy.

Mr Christiaan Bekker

Lecturer; Group Deputy Leader
BA, BA Hons Theology, BA Hons Psychology, MA Positive Psychology
  +27 16 910 3418
  Building 7, Office 121, Vanderbijlpark Campus
Academic boredom, Well-being, Positive Psychological Interventions, LGBTQI+

Prof Elmari Deacon

Associate Professor; Group Leader
PhD, MA (Clinical Psychology), Hons (Psychology), BComm (Industrial Psychology)
  +27 18 299 1728
  +27 18 285 2213
  Building E8, Room 122, Potchefstroom Campus
Child therapy, Positive Psychology, Adjustment to diabetes management

Prof Esmé van Rensburg

PhD (Child Psychology)
  +27 18 299 1727
  +27 18 285 2213
  Building E8, Room K15, Potchefstroom Campus
Child Psychopathology, Child Psychotherapy, Psychological Evaluation of children, families from divorce and Ethics.

Mrs Florinah Sizane

HDE; BA; BED, BA (Hons) Psychology; MA (Clinical Psychology)
  +27 18 299 2569
  +27 18 285 2213
  Building E8, Room G27, Potchefstroom Campus
Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy with special interest in parent-adolescent relations, individual and couple therapy

Prof Hayley Walker-Williams

Associate Professor, Deputy Director: School of Psychosocial Health
PhD Psychology (NWU)
  +27 16 910 3416
  Building 7, Office 119, Vanderbijlpark Campus
Intervention research; qualitative research; strengths-based interventions(post-traumatic growth in women survivors of childhood sexual abuse)

Mrs Heleen Coetzee

Senior Lecturer
BA (Hons) Psychology; MA (Clinical Psychology); MA (Communication Studies); B.Bk; NGOS.
  +27 18 299 2294
  +27 18 285 2213
  Building E8, Room 124, Potchefstroom Campus
Child Evaluations, Therapy and Pathology, Developmental Psychology, Positive Psychology: Meaningfulness of Adolescent Therapy and Pathology.

Dr Ingrid Opperman

Senior Lecturer
MA Research Psychology (Wits), PhD Psychology (Wits)
  +27 18 299 2698
  Building E8, Room G16, Potchefstroom Campus
Research methods, psychometrics, and cognitive psychology

Prof Johan Potgieter

Professor / Subject Chair
BSc (Psychology and Physiology), MSc (Clinical Psychology), PhD (Psychology
  +27 18 299 1731
  +27 18 299 1730
  Building E8, Room 131, Potchefstroom Campus
Optimal functioning of individuals, groups and communities. I have a specific focus on the facilitation of resilience and psychological strengths by means of Adventure or Nature-assisted Therapy.

Prof Karel Botha

BA (Psychology); BA (Hons) Psychology; MA (Clinical Psychology); PhD (Psychology)
  +27 18 299 1726
  +27 18 285 2213
  Building E8, Room 125, Potchefstroom Campus
Clinical Psychology, specifically self-regulatory and adaptive behavioural systems.

Dr Karen van der Merwe

Senior Lecturer
BA, B Ed, BA Hons (Psych), M Ed (Teacher training) M Ed (Educational Psychology), PhD, HED, Registered Educational Psychologist
  +27 16 910 3417
  Building 7, Office 123 , Vanderbijlpark Campus
Psychology of Religion, Community Psychology, Qualitative research

Mrs Lelanie Malan

Senior Lecturer
MSc (Clin Psych) (Cum Laude); MSc (Research Psych) (NWU Potchefstroom); PGCE (Cum Laude) (Stellenbosch University) BSc (Hon Psych); BSc (Psych)
  +27 18 285 2571
  +27 18 285 2213
  Building E8, room G25, Potchefstroom Campus
Interested in Neuropsychology and Research methodology

Ms Mianda Erasmus

Lecturer: Programme Leader
BMus; BMus Hons; BA Hons (Psychology); BA Hons (Language studies: French); MA (Research Psychology); MA (French: Teaching French as a Foreign Language)
  +27 18 389 2334
  Ipelegeng Centre, Room 1.1, Mahikeng
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning: supporting first years, large classes, use of technology, excellent teaching on tertiary level.

Ms Nadene Harisunker

MA Clinical Psychology
  +27 16 910 3417
  Building 7, Room 121, Vanderbijlpark Campus
Severe Psychopathology, Trauma and impacts Psychopharmacology, Personality Disorders, Theoretical Perspectives

Dr Petro Erasmus

Senior Lecturer
PhD Educational Psychology
  +27 18 389 2386
  +27 18 389 2424
  Ipelegeng 1.5, Mahikeng
Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Ms Refilwe Gloria Pila-Nemutandani

Senior Lecturer; Group Deputy Leader
Masters in Clinical Psychology
  +27 18 389 2828
  +27 18 389 2424
  Ipelegeng Child and Family Centre, Room 1.6, Mahikeng
Neurodevelopmental disorders(ADHD)

Dr Ruan Spies

Senior Lecturer
BA (Communication Studies); BA (Hons) Psychology; MA (Clinical Psychology); PhD (Developmental Psychology)
  +27 18 285 2388
  +27 18 285 2213
  Building E8, Room 121, Potchefstroom Campus
Adult Psychopathology and Attachment Theory

Mrs Shaheda Khota

MA Clinical Psychology
  +27 16 910 3504
  Building 7, Office 112, Vanderbijlpark Campus
Psychological Assessment, Child, adolescent and adult psychotherapy, Parenting programmes for behavioural disorders

Ms Shanaé Theunissen

MA Clinical Psychology
  7, 108 C,, Vanderbijlpark Campus
Trauma Fortology

Dr Tamlynn Jefferis

Senior Lecturer
PhD Psychology; MA Research Psychology; Hons Psychology; BA Psychology and English
  +27 16 910 3414
  Building 7, Office 122, Vanderbijlpark Campus
Social Research

Ms Tebello Mabusela

B. Social Work, B. Soc. Sc (Hons) Psychology, MA Counselling Psychology
  +27 18 299 2610
  Building E8, Room G28, Potchefstroom Campus
Psycho-social resilience, positive well-being & successful adaptation of individuals, groups and communities.

Dr Tertia Oosthuizen

Senior Lecturer
Higher Diploma in Education; BA; BA (Hons) Industrial Psychology; MA (Industrial Psychology); MA (Counselling Psychology); PhD (Psychology)
  +27 18 299 2132
  +27 18 299 1730
  Building E8, Room 128, Potchefstroom Campus
Positive Psychology, Trauma Intervention, Violence against women and children

Prof Vicki Koen

Associate Professor; COMPRES Research Coordinator
PhD Psychology, MA Research Psychology, MA Psychology, MA Positive Psychology, B Psych Practicum, Honours Psychology, BA Psychology & Communication
  018 389 2237
  Ipelegeng (F3), Room 1.4, Mahikeng
Research Psychology; Positive Psychology

Dr Werner de Klerk

Senior Lecturer
BA (Human Movement Sciences and Psychology); BA (Hons) Psychology; MA (Research Psychology); PhD (Psychology)
  +27 18 299 1725
  +27 18 285 2213
  Building E8, Room G24, Potchefstroom Campus
Qualitative Research Methodology; Well-being of schools (school climate from Psychological perspective)

Mr Xander Flemming

B.Psych; M.Soc.Sc (Counselling Psychology)
  +27 18 299 1621
  Building E8, Room G23, Potchefstroom Campus, Potchefstroom Campus
HIV/AIDS, Public/Psychosocial Health, Sexual Well-being and Health, LGBTQI+, Human Sexuality, Sensitization. Interested in Community Psychology, Queer Theory, Sexology, Social Psychology and Developmental Psychology.