Dr Petro Erasmus is a senior lecturer in the Department of Psychology at the North West University (Mafikeng Campus). Her main research interests are neuro-developmental disorders (Dyslexia, Autism, ADHD), maths achievement, Resilience and Emotional intelligence and career guidance. She has a private practice (Child and Family Guidance and Development Centre) in Mafikeng. The Centre offers Individual- Family and Couples- Adolescent and Children’s’- counseling and therapies; Psychological Assessments; Workshops; Remedial and Extra lessons. 6 learners achieved 50%. For the Grade 9 learners it is a shocking 3%.