Department of Psychology

Dr FN van Zyl

College of Human Sciences
School of Social Sciences
Department: Psychology
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 012 429 8239
Fax: 012 429 4444
E-mail: vzylfn@unisa.ac.za

Qualifications

  • PhD Psychology (Unisa, 2015)
  • MA Clinical Psychology (Unisa, 2009)

Fields of academic interests

  • Evidence Based Practices in Psychology          
  • Processes of behaviour change
  • Critical Psychology

Field of Specialisation

  • Clinical Psychology      
  • Individual, Family and Group Psychotherapy
  • Psycho-legal  Assessment

Journal articles

  • Van Zyl, F.N., & Nel, J.A. (2011). Reframing diagnostic labels as interpersonal metaphors: A social constructionist perspective. New voices in psychology, 7(2), 18-34.

Projects

  • A social constructionist model of therapeutic factors