Ms Ofhani Musekwa is a teaching assistant in the Department of Psychology. She has worked for over six years in the higher education sector. Her research interests include Neuropsychology, Intervention studies, Attitudes and Behaviour change, Positive Psychology, and rehabilitation.

Among her recent publications are:

1.Musekwa, O.P., Mulaudzi, T.M., Takalani, J.F. and Makhado, L., 2021. Correctional rehabilitation programmes’ effectiveness: A phenomenological study of recidivists in a South African setting. Journal of Psychology in Africa31(1), pp.102-106.

2. Musekwa, O.P., Makhado, L., Maphula, A. and Mabunda, J.T., 2020. How Much Do We Know? Assessing Public Knowledge, Awareness, Impact, and Awareness Guidelines for Epilepsy: A Systematic Review. The Open Public Health Journal13(1).


She is currently supervising Honours and Masters students within the Department. She serves on the following committees:  The Southern African Association of Health Educationists (SAAHE) 2022, Faculty of Health Sciences Research office capacity building workshops and planning, and University of Venda and University of Limpopo SDG conference. She is working on the following collaborative projects: GladAfrica University of Venda Epilepsy Research Project.

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Full name: Ms Ofhani Prudance Musekwa
Designation: Teaching assistant
Department of Psychology
Qualifications: BA Psychology (University of Johannesburg), BAHons Psychology (University of Venda), MA (University of Venda).
Email address:
Office No: Office number 7 Faculty of Human and Social Sciences Building

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