ERIC Number: EJ1085830
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2016
Reference Count: N/A
College Psychotherapy at a Nigerian University
Adeyemo, David A.
Journal of College Student Psychotherapy, v30 n1 p12-14 2016
David Adeyemo works at the Department of Guidance and Counselling at the University of Ibadan in Ibadan, Nigeria. This article presents a transcript of an online interview with Adeyemo, focusing on his experience providing counseling services at the University. Topics in the interview include the percentage of campus students that come for counseling, length of counseling sessions, typical problems presented by students, culture-based issues that are presented if any, therapeutic approaches used, training and background of counselors on staff, and the best and worst parts of providing counseling services in Nigeria.
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Counseling Services, College Students, Interviews, Help Seeking, Cultural Relevance, Universities, Psychotherapy, Counselor Training, African Culture, Counseling Effectiveness
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Identifiers - Location: Nigeria