Sumaya Mall

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Changing patterns in HIV/AIDS stigma and uptake of voluntary counselling and testing services: the results of two consecutive community surveys conducted in the Western Cape, South Africa
    Sumaya Mall
    Department of Psychology, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    AIDS Care 25:194-201. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Parents' anxieties about the risk of HIV/AIDS for their Deaf and hard of hearing adolescents in South Africa: a qualitative study
    Sumaya Mall
    University of Stellenbosch, South Africa
    J Health Psychol 17:764-73. 2012
  3. doi request reprint "I understand just a little…" Perspectives of HIV/AIDS service providers in South Africa of providing mental health care for people living with HIV/AIDS
    Sumaya Mall
    Department of Psychology, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    AIDS Care 24:319-23. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Mental health in primary human immunodeficiency virus care in South Africa: a study of provider knowledge, attitudes, and practice
    Sumaya Mall
    Department of Psychology, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town ANOVA Health Institute, Johannesburg and Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:196-201. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Addressing intersections in HIV/AIDS and mental health: the role of organizations for d/Deaf and hard of hearing individuals in South Africa
    Sumaya Mall
    Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa
    Am Ann Deaf 156:492-500. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The prevalence and predictors of stigma amongst people living with HIV/AIDS in the Western Province
    Katherine R Sorsdahl
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    AIDS Care 23:680-5. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Chromosome 22q11 in a Xhosa schizophrenia population
    Liezl Koen
    Department of Psychology, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 102:165-6. 2012

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Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Changing patterns in HIV/AIDS stigma and uptake of voluntary counselling and testing services: the results of two consecutive community surveys conducted in the Western Cape, South Africa
    Sumaya Mall
    Department of Psychology, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    AIDS Care 25:194-201. 2013
    ..Given the role of HIV/AIDS-associated stigma in influencing choices to access HIV testing, and the benefits associated with HIV testing, interventions to reduce stigma in communities affected by this disease should be encouraged...
  2. doi request reprint Parents' anxieties about the risk of HIV/AIDS for their Deaf and hard of hearing adolescents in South Africa: a qualitative study
    Sumaya Mall
    University of Stellenbosch, South Africa
    J Health Psychol 17:764-73. 2012
    ..Although they did communicate with their children about sexuality and HIV/AIDS, some experienced communication difficulties. Communicative relationships between these adolescents and their parents should be encouraged...
  3. doi request reprint "I understand just a little…" Perspectives of HIV/AIDS service providers in South Africa of providing mental health care for people living with HIV/AIDS
    Sumaya Mall
    Department of Psychology, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    AIDS Care 24:319-23. 2012
    ..Integration of mental health and HIV/AIDS care has potential benefit to the public HIV/AIDS care system. Mental health training should be provided to HIV/AIDS service providers in this regard...
  4. doi request reprint Mental health in primary human immunodeficiency virus care in South Africa: a study of provider knowledge, attitudes, and practice
    Sumaya Mall
    Department of Psychology, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town ANOVA Health Institute, Johannesburg and Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:196-201. 2013
    ..Further effort is required to educate HIV service providers about the psychobiological underpinnings of psychiatric disorders and effective treatments...
  5. ncbi request reprint Addressing intersections in HIV/AIDS and mental health: the role of organizations for d/Deaf and hard of hearing individuals in South Africa
    Sumaya Mall
    Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa
    Am Ann Deaf 156:492-500. 2012
    ..Others, seeing a need to address mental health in HIV/AIDS prevention, had designed programs accordingly. Such prevention efforts merit support, as do activities to reduce communication barriers...
  6. doi request reprint The prevalence and predictors of stigma amongst people living with HIV/AIDS in the Western Province
    Katherine R Sorsdahl
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    AIDS Care 23:680-5. 2011
    ..There are a number of possible reasons for low reports of HIV-related stigma, including having access to treatment and not disclosing HIV status...
  7. ncbi request reprint Chromosome 22q11 in a Xhosa schizophrenia population
    Liezl Koen
    Department of Psychology, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 102:165-6. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that unique susceptibility loci may be present in this group...