Institute for Social and Health Sciences (ISHS)

Dr Naiema Taliep

College of Graduate Studies
Social and Health Studies (ISHS)
Researcher
Tel: 021 938 0817
E-mail: Naiema.taliep@mrc.ac.za

Qualifications

  • D Lit et Phil
  • MA Research Pychology
  • BA (Honours) Psychology

NRF Rating

C3

Fields of academic interests

  • Community-based Participatory Action Research
  • Violence prevention
  • Psychometry
  • Community engagement
  • Evaluation research

Books

  •  Lazarus, S., Cochrane, J., Taliep, N., Simmons, C. & Seedat, M. (2017). Identifying and mobilising factors that promote community peace. In M. Seedat, S. Suffla & D Christie (Eds). Enlarging the scope of peace psychology: African and world-regional contributions. (pp. 161-183). Cham, Switzerland: Springer.
  •  Taliep, N., Simmons, C., van Niekerk, D. & Phillips, S. (2016). Building Bridges Mentoring Programme: Building People, Building Community. Tygerberg: SAMRC-UNISA Violence, Injury and Peace Research Unit.
  •  Lazarus, S., Taliep, N. & Naidoo, A. (2017). Community Asset Mapping as a Critical Participatory Research Method. In M Seedat, S Suffla, & D Christie, Community, Liberation and Public Engagement. USA: Springer.
  •  Taliep, N., Bulbulia, S., Lazarus, S., Seedat, M., & Building Bridges Team. (Accepted, 2018). Community Based Participatory Research (CBPR) as an emancipatory modality promoting social transformation empowerment, agency and activism. In C. Walker, S. Zlotowitz, & A. Zoli. New ideas for new times: A handbook of innovative community and clinical psychologies. United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan.

Journal articles

  • Taliep, N., & Florence, M. (2012). Evaluating the construct validity of the KIDSCREEN-52 quality of life questionnaire within a South African context. South African Journal of Psychology, 42(1), 255-269
  •  Lazarus, S., Taliep, N., Bulbulia, A., Phillips, S. & Seedat, M. (2012). Community-based participatory research: An illustrative case study of community engagement in one low-income community in the Western Cape. Journal of Psychology in Africa, 22(4), 511-518.
  •  Taliep, N., Ismail, Suffla, S., & Seedat, M. (2014). Development of a family functioning scale for the South African context: The substantive validity phase. Child Abuse Research: A South African Journal 2014, 15(1):73-82
  •  MRC-UNISA Safety and Peace Promotion Research Unit (2014). “The reason why I am still alive is that I keep myself busy” Narratives of successful aging. South African Medical Research Council:  Tygerberg. [photobook] (Contributor).
  •  Lazarus, S., Bulbulia, S., Taliep, N., & Naidoo, T. (2015). Community –based participatory research as a critical enactment of community psychology. Journal of Community Psychology, 43(1), 87-98.
  •  Jacobs, L., Ismail, & Taliep, N. (2016). Intersections of neigbourhood structure, parenting and externalizing behaviour: Application of Self-Determination Theory to parents. Gender & Behaviour, 13(2): 1-21.
  •  Taliep. N., Lazarus, S., Seedat, M., & Cochrane, J.R. (2016). The role of religious leaders in anti-Apartheid mobilisation: Implications for violence prevention in contemporary South Africa. Religion, State and Society, 44(4):331-48. Doi: 10.1080/09637494.2016.1242890
  • Cutts, T., Olivier, J., Lazarus, S., Taliep, N., Cochrane, J. R., Seedat, M., van Reenen, R., Hendricks, C., & Carelse, H. (2016). Community asset mapping for violence prevention: A comparison of views in Western Cape, South Africa and Memphis, USA. African Safety Promotion Journal, 14(1). 1-26
  • Taliep, N., Lazarus, S., & Naidoo, A. V. (2017). A qualitative meta-synthesis of interpersonal violence prevention programs focused on males. Interpersonal Violence
  •  Taliep, N., Ismail, G., & Titi, N. (2018). Parental reflections on factors that impact on parenting in a low-income community in Cape Town, South Africa. Child Abuse Research: A South African Journal, 19(2), 1-13.
  •  Isobell, D., Taliep, N., Lazarus, S., Seedat, M., Toerien, E., & James, A. (2018). Reflections on the development and utility of a participatory community violence surveillance methodology. African Safety Promotion: A Journal of Injury and Violence Prevention, 16(1), 20-37.
  •  Taliep, N., Lazarus, S., Cochrane, J., Olivier, J., Bulbulia, S., Seedat, M., Swanepoel, H. & James, A. (Accepted, 2018). Community asset mapping as a strategy for developing an interpersonal violence prevention program. Action Research.

Other

  • Taliep, N., Lazarus, S., Bulbulia, S., Ismail, G., & Hornsby, N. (Eds). (2018). Ukuphepha: Manual on community engaged violence prevention, safety and peace promotion (1st ed.). Tygerberg: UNISA Institute for Social and Health Sciences, and the SAMRC-UNISA Violence, Injury and Peace Research Unit (ISBN 978-1-928340-35-5).
  • Simons, A., & Taliep, N. (2018). Phase 4: Participatory research and action planning. In N. Taliep, S. Lazarus, S. Bulbulia, G. Ismail, & N. Hornsby (Eds.), Ukuphepha: Manual on community engaged violence prevention, safety and peace promotion, pp. 97-116. Tygerberg: SAMRC-UNISA Violence, Injury and Peace Research Unit. ISBN: 978-1-928340-35-5
  • Bulbulia, S., Taliep, N.  Lekoba, R., Hornsby, N., & Lazarus, S. (2018). Introduction. In N. Taliep, S. Lazarus, S. Bulbulia, G. Ismail, & N. Hornsby (Eds). (2018). Ukuphepha: Manual on community engaged violence prevention, safety and peace promotion (1st ed., pp. 8 – 51). Tygerberg: SAMRC-UNISA Violence, Injury and Peace Research Unit (ISBN 978-1-928340-35-5).
  • Taliep, N., & Bulbulia, S. (2018). Community Entry. Ukuphepha: Manual on community engaged violence prevention, safety and peace promotion (1st ed., pp. 52-68). Tygerberg: SAMRC-UNISA Violence, Injury and Peace Research Unit (ISBN 978-1-928340-35-5).
  • Taliep, N.  & Bulbulia, S. (2018). Negotiation and recognition. Ukuphepha: Manual on community engaged violence prevention, safety and peace promotion (1st ed., pp. 81 – 96). Tygerberg: SAMRC-UNISA Violence, Injury and Peace Research Unit (ISBN 978-1-928340-35-5).
  • Malherbe, N. & Taliep, N. (2018). Dissemination. Ukuphepha: Manual on community engaged violence prevention, safety and peace promotion (1st ed., pp. 174 - 196). Tygerberg: SAMRC-UNISA Violence, Injury and Peace Research Unit (ISBN 978-1-928340-35-5).
  • Momsen, K., & Taliep, N. (2018). Sustainability Planning. Ukuphepha: Manual on community engaged violence prevention, safety and peace promotion (1st ed., 197 - 218). Tygerberg: SAMRC-UNISA Violence, Injury and Peace Research Unit (ISBN 978-1-928340-35-5).