The Psychosocial Problems of Children with HIV/AIDS on Antiretroviral Treatment in South Africa

Introduction Since the beginning of the Acquired Immuno-Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) epidemic in the late 1970s, more than 25 million deaths worldwide have occurred due to illnesses associated with the virus (UNAIDS/WHO, 2005). Of these deaths, many were children. More than…

Cross-Sectional Research

Changes in the Factors Influencing the Adherence to Antiretroviral Treatment in Rural South Africa Download Here

Summary Report

Case Studies of 32 PEPFAR – funded. Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) Programmes in South Africa. Download Here

The quality of environment in South African Childcare Centres

Human immunodeficiency virus, also known as HIV, progressively destroys the body’s ability to fight infections and cancers by killing cells of the body’s immune system. Eventually HIV can cause the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). People who are diagnosed with AIDS…

The quality of care in the ARV treatment childcare centres of the SACBC AIDS Office in South Africa.

M.L. Hogenkamp Masterthesis Orthopedagogiek 2007/2008 Supervisor: Dr.  C. Baerveldt General coordinator of the research project: Prof. A. Vermeer, PhD. January 2008 Utrecht University, Department of Education, Utrecht, The Netherlands. Download Here

The quality of care in the ARV treatment childcare centres of the SACBC AIDS Office in South Africa.

M.L. Hogenkamp Masterthesis Orthopedagogiek 2007/2008 Supervisor: Dr.  C. Baerveldt General coordinator of the research project: Prof. A. Vermeer, PhD. January 2008 Utrecht University, Department of Education, Utrecht, The Netherlands. Download Here

Absence of semantic priming in children with symptomatic HIV

Absence of semantic priming in children with symptomatic HIV-1 disease living UNDER deprived circumstances Drost, R. J., Vermeer, A. and de Haan, E. H. F. Departments of Experimental Psychology and Pedagogics Utrecht University, The Netherlands Corresponding author: Edward de Haan…

Bachelor Thesis

Bachelor Thesis The Psychosocial Problems of Children with HIV/AIDS on Antiretroviral Treatment in South Africa. AIDS was first recognised in 1981 and according to the World Health Organization and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS, 2006) it is…

The Psychosocial Problems of Children With HIV/AIDS on Antiretroviral Treatment: A Longitudinal Study

This study concerns children with HIV/AIDS who are on antiretroviral medication. Chronic illnesses can have a significant impact on the child’s development and social and emotional functioning. Very little research has been done on the problems in social and emotional…

The Psychosocial Problems of Children With HIV/AIDS

The Psychosocial Problems of Children With HIV/AIDS on Antiretroviral Treatment in South Africa The second measurement of a longitudinal study Sanne van Gent, Daniëlle Winkelman Department of Developmental Psychology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands Download Here

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