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EFFICACY OF ASSERTIVENESS TRAINING TECHNIQUE IN REDUCING EXHIBITIONISM TENDENCY AMONG SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL FEMALE STUDENTS' IN LAGOS METROPOLIS NIGERIA


Volume 20, Issue 2, February 2016, Pages 373–379

 EFFICACY OF ASSERTIVENESS TRAINING TECHNIQUE IN REDUCING EXHIBITIONISM TENDENCY AMONG SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL FEMALE STUDENTS' IN LAGOS METROPOLIS NIGERIA

M. ADEDAYO DAODU, ADEDOTUN K. OLUWAYEMISI, and C. BOLA ELEGBEDE

Original language: English

Received 3 September 2015

Copyright © 2016 ISSR Journals. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Abstract


The issue of exhibitionism among the present day adolescents has become a major source of concern to our many adults in our society, therefore this study examined the efficacy of Assertiveness Training (AT) as a technique that could be adopted to reduce exhibitionism tendency of senior secondary female students in Lagos metropolis. Ninety randomly selected senior secondary school class one constitutes the sample of the study. The study adopted pretest, post- test control group quasi-experimental design with 2x2x2 factorial matrix. Adolescent Exhibitionism Scale (AES) and Adolescent Personal Data Inventory (APDI) Self-Concept Section A were the two instruments employed in the study. Two null hypotheses were formulated and analysed in this study. Data were analysed using Analysis of Covariance and i-test. The findings of the study confirmed the effectiveness of assertiveness training in reducing significantly the exhibitionism tendency of female adolescent students in Lagos. Hence, it is recommended that efforts should be made especially by school counsellors to make use of this technique to curb the problem of adolescents exhibitionism in society.

Author Keywords: Assertiveness Training, Exhibitionism Tendency and Adolescents in School.


How to Cite this Article


M. ADEDAYO DAODU, ADEDOTUN K. OLUWAYEMISI, and C. BOLA ELEGBEDE, “EFFICACY OF ASSERTIVENESS TRAINING TECHNIQUE IN REDUCING EXHIBITIONISM TENDENCY AMONG SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL FEMALE STUDENTS' IN LAGOS METROPOLIS NIGERIA,” International Journal of Innovation and Scientific Research, vol. 20, no. 2, pp. 373–379, February 2016.