Therapy

Ruff justice: Meet the dogs helping put child rapists behind bars

Victim testimonies can be key to securing convictions. They can also be traumatic. Meet the furry friends coming to the rescue.

Slice of Life: When ink is more than skin deep

'Clearly emotional, it soon became clear that she had come to see me more as a psychologist than an artist'

Pit toilet case: ‘Accidents do happen’

These were the state social worker’s words to a tearful mother after her five-year-old’s death

Words can banish our ghosts

"I wanted to show it all to her, so she could fix me. I needed her to fix me".

Where is the white feminist movement in SA?

Where is white feminism for young white girls who are not starting groups at their schools about the things that are troubling them?

#SliceOfLife: ​Therapy with Blondie

There’s something special about making a guitar by hand. Each one is unique.

The unhappy rich: Antidepressant use soars in developed nations

Living in a wealthy, developed nation may not make you happier, with a study finding that antidepressant use has surged across the rich world.

Hypnosis is not just about making you cluck like a chicken

The truth is, the phenomenon is not the mystical and magical art many assume it is.

Clown brings a smile to children in Nepal hospitals

He may not be much of a doctor but the children's faces light up when Dush The Clown shuffles onto their ward.

Latest

Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Apartheid criminals still at large

Corporations and banks that aided the apartheid regime have not been brought to book, so they continue to act with impunity

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it