Department of Psychology of Education

Dr C Weber

College of Education
School of Educational Studies
Department: Psychology of Education
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 012 429 4867


  • BED – Foundation Phase (NWU- Vaal Triangle Campus)
  • BED Honours – Learners with Special Needs (NWU – Vaal Triangle Campus)
  • PHD – Educational Psychology (NWU – Vaal Triangle Campus)
  • Psychology I, II & III (University of South Africa)

Field of Specialisation

  • Resilience
  • Fragile X Syndrome
  • Disabilities



  • Weber, CL. 2017. Conducting research with an adolescent diagnosed with fragile X syndrome. Forum: Qualitative Social Research, 18(2), Art.10 – May 2017.
  • Weber, CL. 2016. Understanding fragile X syndrome from a mother’s perspective: Challenges and resilience. International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Wellbeing, Apr 20(11), 29512. Doi: 10.3402/qhw.v11.29512

Fourie, CL & Theron, LC. 2012. Resilience in the face of fragile X syndrome. Qualitative Health Research, 22(10), 1355-1368. Doi: 1177/1049732312451871