Papers & Workshops  
  • “Understanding differences in perception: a possible answer”.  Paper presented at the Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns, 20-21 June, 2002, Stellenbosch.
  • “Being motivated to reach your goals: A triathlete’s (and sometime hypno-therapist) perspective”.  Paper presented at the Milton H Ericksonian Institute of South Africa (MEISA) morning workshop, 7 February, 2004 in Claro Psychiatric Clinic, Goodwood, Cape Town.
  • - “Stress and the management thereof”.  Paper presented at a workshop presented by the Athlone School for the Blind, De Bron guesthouse, 26 March 2004, Brackenfell, Cape Town.
  • - “Childhood stress and the management thereof”.  Paper presented at St Josephs Pre-primary School Parents’ Evening, 22 April 2004, Idas Valley, Stellenbosch.
  • - “Childhood stress and the management thereof”.  Paper presented at the ACVV parents’ evening, 5 may 2004, Stellenbosch.
  • - “A critique of stress management skills for primary school children in the South African curricula”.  Distance paper presented at the international society for teacher education’s 27th annual international seminar, 23-30 June 2007 at the Institute of Education, University of Stirling, Scotland.
  • - “Assessment of child trauma”.  Paper presented at the Child Trauma Conference, 9 & 10 September 2008, Brackenfell, Cape Town.
  • - Exploring the dropout phenomenon in a secondary school situated in a high-risk community.  Paper presented at the SACHES Conference, 2-4 November 2009, Devon Valley, Stellenbosch.
  • - “The management of childhood stress”.  Paper to be presented at the Western Cape Education Department’s CPD Conference, 13 December, 2010, Jan Kriel School, Kuils River.
  • - “The management of childhood stress by primary school teachers”.  Paper presented at The Hope after Trauma Conference, 24-26 March 2011, Techno Park, Stellenbosch.
  • - “Adolescent learners’ experience of violence in a SA township school”.  Paper presented together with Nozuko Sheilla Ngqela at The Hope after Trauma Conference, 24-26 March 2011, Techno Park, Stellenbosch.
  • - “Integrating Sport Psychology in a Girls’ Sport Academy Curriculum: A Pilot Study”. Australian Association for Research in Education, 27 November – 1 December 2011, Hobart, Tasmania.
  • - “Teachers’ experiences in an urban community where low income levels prevail” in symposium entitled “Nothing is as simple as we might wish for”: Education in adverse circumstances”.  Paper presented with Megaw, J & Perold, M.D.  2012.  30th International Congress of Psychology, 22-27 July 2012, Cape Town, RSA.
  • - “Eliciting the power within children through Sport Psychology”.  “Elicit the Power Within” Conference, 11 & 12 October, 2012, Blaauwklippen Wine Estate, Stellenbosch.