6 different types of depression and how they are treated
The often misunderstood illness manifests itself in many ways, and identifying the nature of one’s depression is an important step to treatment. Here are six of the most common variants.
Published: December 4, 2018 / 5 Comments
Why a BPsych Degree is a better option
With a lot of discussion about the dire state of mental health in South Africa, SACAP has recently launched a 4-year Bachelor of Psychology (BPsych) degree. It was inspired by the need to accelerate the training of counsellors that are equipped to deal with South Africa’s unique mental health crisis.
Published: November 28, 2018 / 302 Comments
The signs of depression in women
Research shows that about one in five women develop depression at some point in their lives. In fact, women are nearly twice as likely as men to experience a major depressive disorder. What, then, are the factors that make women more predisposed to depression than men?
Published: November 28, 2018 / 0 Comments
The valuable role of psychology for a career in Human Resource Management
SACAP alumni Angela Bosini describes how the psychology concepts she’s learnt have fortified her role in Human Resources.
Published: November 26, 2018 / 0 Comments
The surprising psychology of Black Friday consumerism
Understand the consumer psychology of Black Friday and why it generates so much interest and draws such huge crowds.
Published: November 21, 2018 / 0 Comments