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Effect of bibliotherapy on aggressive behaviour modification among young adults in orphanages in Oyo State, Nigeria

Blessing Ojo, Gift Nneka Lazarus

Abstract


The study investigated the effect of bibliotherapy on modification of aggressive behaviour among young adults in orphanages in Oyo State, Nigeria. The pretest, posttest, control group, quasiexperimental design was adopted while questionnaire and a bibliotherapy treatment package was used in data collection. Findings revealed that bibliotherapy usage had effect on aggressive behaviour modification among young adults in orphanages in Oyo State. Findings from the study further revealed that gender had significant effect on aggressive behaviour modification in favour of female young adults.

Keywords: Aggressive behaviour, Bibliotherapy, Young adults, Orphanges in Oyo State, Nigeria.




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