ERIC Number: EJ798844
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Jul
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Assessing the Counselling Needs of High School Students in Kenya
Nyutu, Pius N.; Gysbers, Norman C.
International Journal for Educational and Vocational Guidance, v8 n2 p83-94 Jul 2008
The Student Counselling Needs Scale (SCNS) was administered to 867 participants recruited from high schools in Kenya. The data were analyzed using exploratory factor analysis yielding five factors: human relationships, career development, self development, social values, and learning skills were assessed. The findings highlighted the importance of using assessment instruments to identify students' counselling needs in Kenya.
Descriptors: Self Actualization, Factor Structure, Factor Analysis, Foreign Countries, Social Values, Career Development, High School Students, Counseling, High Schools
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: High Schools
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Identifiers - Location: Kenya