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2018 International Conference on Community Psychology: An opportunity to trans-nationalize African Psychology

  The 2018 International Conference on Community Psychology will be held in Santiago, Chile. This will be the 7th edition of the ICCP. The 2016 edition of the ICCP, organised by the University of South Africa’s Institute for Social & Health Sciences and the Violence, Injury and Peace Research Unity at the South African Medical Research Council, … Continue reading

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Weighing up the Pros and Cons of Attending White-dominated Conferences as a Black Therapist

by Dr Shahieda Jansen These are my reflections on some of my experiences at the conference hosted by the South African Psychoanalytic Confederation during October 2016. I should begin by stating that I was really excited about attending the conference as I was looking forward to being immersed in psychoanalytic theory and language. That is … Continue reading

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To Go Along With Community Psychology or Build African Psychology: That is the Question

How is Africa defined, studied, and experienced within Community Psychologies and how are local communities mapped, theorised and engaged in African Psychologies? Are Community Psychologies as understood and advanced in South Africa – where the idea of trans-racial, nonpoor, or white community remains under question, given that community is conflated with ethnicity, race and class … Continue reading

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7th European Confernce on African Studies (ECAS), Basel, 29 June – 1 July 2017

The 7th European Conference on African Studies will take place in Basel, Switzerland, from 29 June to 1 July 2017. ECAS 2017 is organised Centre for African Studies Basel and the Swiss Society for African Studies. The theme is Urban Africa – Urban Africans: New encounters of the rural and the urban. The theme of … Continue reading

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The 6th International Conference on Community Psychology, May 2016, Durban

The 6th International Conference on Community Psychology will take place in Durban, South Africa, during May 27-30 2016. The Conference is hosted by the Institute for Social and Health Sciences of the University of South Africa (Unisa), Violence, Injury and Peace Research Unit of the South African Medical Research Council and Unisa, and Psychological Society … Continue reading