Department of Psychology

Mr BR Phalakatshela

College of Human Sciences
School of Social Sciences
Department: Psychology
Junior Lecturer
Tel: 012 429 3778
Fax: 012 429 3414


  • Bachelor of Arts (Psychological counselling) (Unisa)
  • Bachelor of social science (Hons) (University of Pretoria)

Fields of academic interests

  • Issues related to Psychopathology from an African context
  • Environmental Psychology
  • Educational Psychology

Field of Specialisation

  • Psychopathology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Personality theories

Journal articles

  • Harm Reduction Journal: Rapid Assessment Response (RAR) study: drug use, health and systematic risk- Emthonjeni Correctional Centre, Pretoria, South Africa 


  • Climate change adaptation: community healthcare and strengthening  project in Kruger to Canyons