The Effectiveness of Preventive Counseling Program on Reducing Aggressive Behaviors at the Basic Schools Students in Jordan Abstract

Authors

  • Ola Alhoyan The University of Jordan

Abstract

The study aimed to detect the effect of preventive counseling program on reducing aggressive behaviors among basic schools students in Jordan, The study sample were chosen purposely from the fourth, fifth and sixth grade primary students who have been reported disciplinary alerts frequently due to their aggressive behavioral, and who are studying in Shorik Co- Basic school which followed to the 2nd Amman Education Directorate for the second academic year (2014/2015), The sample divided to (12) students as experimental group and (12) students as a control group. To achieve the study objectives the researcher used aggressive behavior scale for basic stage students for Al- Amayreh (1991), which Enjoy validity and reliability about (0.86), the researcher also built a preventive counseling program aims to reduce aggressive behaviors, where he guaranteed of it validity by submitting it to Referees from the University of Jordan. The researcher used analysis of variance (One- way ANCOVA).The results showed the effectiveness of the program in reducing aggressive behaviors among basic stage students, and the researcher recommended the adoption of the Program in reducing aggressive behaviors among students, and the adoption of activities that integrate students with their peers.

Published

2015-10-05

How to Cite

Alhoyan, O. (2015). The Effectiveness of Preventive Counseling Program on Reducing Aggressive Behaviors at the Basic Schools Students in Jordan Abstract. DIRASAT: EDUCATIONAL SCIENCES, 44(4). Retrieved from https://archives.ju.edu.jo/index.php/edu/article/view/10063

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