C L Ward

Summary

Affiliation: Human Sciences Research Council
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. pmc Critical incident exposure in South African emergency services personnel: prevalence and associated mental health issues
    C L Ward
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, and Child, Youth and Family Development, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa
    Emerg Med J 23:226-31. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of an intervention to prevent negative mental health consequences of forensic mortuary work
    Catherine L Ward
    University of Cape Town and Human Sciences Research Council, South Africa
    J Trauma Stress 19:159-63. 2006
  3. pmc Prevalence and correlates of substance use among South African primary care clinic patients
    Catherine L Ward
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Subst Use Misuse 43:1395-410. 2008
  4. pmc Exposure to violence and its relationship to psychopathology in adolescents
    C L Ward
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Inj Prev 7:297-301. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Injury-related behaviour among South African high-school students at six sites
    Alan J Flisher
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health and Adolescent Health Research Institute, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 96:825-30. 2006

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Critical incident exposure in South African emergency services personnel: prevalence and associated mental health issues
    C L Ward
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, and Child, Youth and Family Development, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa
    Emerg Med J 23:226-31. 2006
    ..To assess critical incident exposure among prehospital emergency services personnel in the developing world context of South Africa; and to assess associated mental health consequences...
  2. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of an intervention to prevent negative mental health consequences of forensic mortuary work
    Catherine L Ward
    University of Cape Town and Human Sciences Research Council, South Africa
    J Trauma Stress 19:159-63. 2006
    ..Qualitative data suggests that opinion leaders had increased self-awareness, improved ability to tolerate unchangeable stressors, and increased belief in their ability to make changes...
  3. pmc Prevalence and correlates of substance use among South African primary care clinic patients
    Catherine L Ward
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Subst Use Misuse 43:1395-410. 2008
    ..Because prevalence of substance use is high in this population, routine screening should be introduced in primary care clinics...
  4. pmc Exposure to violence and its relationship to psychopathology in adolescents
    C L Ward
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Inj Prev 7:297-301. 2001
    ..This study aimed to establish prevalence of adolescents' exposure to violence and related symptoms in the South African context and to explore relationships between exposure and symptoms...
  5. ncbi request reprint Injury-related behaviour among South African high-school students at six sites
    Alan J Flisher
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health and Adolescent Health Research Institute, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 96:825-30. 2006
    ..To document and compare prevalence rates of adolescent injury-related risk behaviours at six sites in South Africa...