School of Applied Human Sciences

Mthokozisi Wellington Hlengwa


  • Details

  • Position Lecturer
  • Discipline Psychology
  • CampusHoward College Campus
  • Office AddressO2-026 MTB

Degrees Held

  • Diploma in Project Management,
  • BA General (Psychology & Sociology),
  • BA Honours (Psychology),
  • MSocSci (Health Promotion).

Research Interests

  • Youth Substance Abuse and Parents/Family Intervention

Teaching Interests

  • Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology and Health Promotion,

Publications / Selected Publications

Journal Articles

  • Perceived stress and burnout among volunteer caregivers working in AIDS care in South Africa

Chapters in Books

  • The burden of care: A study of perceived stress factors and social capital among volunteer caregivers of people living with HIV/AIDS in KwaZulu-Natal

Community Involvement

  • KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health (Health Promotion) Division. Development of Health Promotion Taxi Ranks intervention in KZN.

Teaching Expertise

  • 1st year coordination and teaching (Cognitive Psychology), 2nd year Social Psychology and Masters Health Promotion.

Student Supervision (Honours, Matser, PhD …)

  • 5 Honours student