Research Papers/Topics in Guidance And Counselling

Community Service Orders And Behaviour Modification Of Offenders In Probation Department In Ministry Of Home Affairs Kakamega, Kenya

This study intended to establish the effectiveness of community service orders in behavior modification, rehabilitation, and crime prevention in Kakamega District, Western Province of Kenya. In the review of the related literature, all secondary sources viewed relevant to the study were revisited and helped to give the researcher a clear picture as well as a guidelines regarding the study which he had to undertake. The study employed both qualitative and quantitative paradigms since the ...

The Influence Of Educational Guidance On Academic Performance Of Pupils In Amolatar District A Case Of Agikdak Sub-county

This was purposely designed and conducted to examine the influence of edu.cational guidance on academic performance of learner and the study was carried out in a sampled area of Aputi sub county, Amolatar district in three schools. The study was aimed to find out the influence of environment on academic performance, examine the effect of family background on academic performance, effect of play on academic performance and to access teacher's ability on academic performance. In the study...

The Role Of Media And Moral Developments Among Youths In Makindye Division

The purpose of the study was to explore the impact media has on the moral development of the youth. The study was guided by three specific objectives and these included; to understand the term media, To elucidate the term moral development and To examine the impact of media on youth moral development. The study employed used a correlation study design that was quantitative and descriptive in nature. The study used interview guides in its data collection and a sample size of 100 responde...

Topic: Stress Among Health Workers Of Kyenjojo Hospital In Kyenjojo Town Council Kyenjojo District

The study was conducted under the topic, stress among health workers of Kyenjojo hospital, Kyenjojo Town council, Kyenjojo District. It was guided by the following objectives; to find out the causes of stress among health workers of Kyenjojo hospital, to find out how stress has affected the performance of health workers of Kyenjojo hospital, to find out the health workers attitudes towards the stress they experience. The methods of collecting data included questionnaires to obtain data ...

An Investigation On Factors Influencing Girl Child School Dropout Rate In Kasipul Division Rachuonyo District

AbstractIn most developing countries, girls do not receive the same educational opportunities as boys. Even when given the opportunity to be educated, the girls typically face formidable barriers to the completion of their studies. For example, while virtually all girls in Kenya are initially enrolled in primary school, approximately 65% of them drop out before completing Standard 8 (source: Forum for African Women Educationalists) and the worse part of it is that, out of the ones who c...

A Study Of The Impact Of (;Uidance And Counselling To Physically Handicapped Learners In Gat Anga Zone Thika Distr.Ict Kenya

Physically handicapped learners have dreams and visions. However they are sometimes not fulfilled due to certain barriers. In order for these learners to perform well they need guidance on issues related to the challenges they face in life.This study aimed at analyzing the existing guidance and counseling services. and methods of primary schools in Gatanga Zone, Thika District. The sample was then drawn from six schools with special units and physically handicapp...

The Rei,Ationship Between Transfers And The Motivation Of Teachers In Secondary Schools In North Zone, Kirinyaga District, Kenya

Teachers' transfers, the relocation of teachers are part and parcel of the general school administration. However, the handling of transfers could affect the motivation of the transferred teachers.This study examines the relationship between transfers and the motivation of teachers. The study was carried out in selected schools in Kirinyaga district in Kenya. The researcher used two sources of data namely; primary and secondary data. Primary data was collected us...

The Impact Of School Drop Out Primary School Pupil's A Case Study Of Mengo Primary School In Kampala City

ABSTRACT The study was to investigate the impact of school dropouts in Mengo Primary school. The objectives of the study include; establishing the causes of school dropouts in Mengo Primary School The impact of school dropouts in Mengo Primary School. The research survey design was used; the population targeted included teachers, political leaders and parents The conclusions of the study included poverty, corporal punishments and diseases The impact of the study includes; high cnme r...

An Assessment Of The Causes Of Hiv /Aids Among Married Couples In Uganda, A Case Study Of Kampala Central Division

AbstractThis chapter bears the historical background of the study, objectives, statement of the problem, purpose, significance, hypothesis, scope, research questions, and limitations to the study of HIV/AIDS. 1.1 Background of the study Human immune virus is a virus that is transmitted from one person to another through the exchange of body fluids such as blood, semen, breast milk and virginal secretions, sexual cont5act is the most common way to spread HIV/AIDS but it can also be tran...

Teachers Motivation And Performance At The Work Place, Githunguri Division, Kiambu District, Kenya

ABSTRACT The main purpose of motivation in any given organization is to increase efficiency and effectiveness at work which eventually leads to high levels of productivity and the benefits thereof. People are motivated by many different kinds of needs. They have basic needs for food, clothing and shelter, but they also need acceptance, recognition and self - esteem. Each individual experience those needs ways and to varying degrees. To complicate matters more, people are motivated b...

Academic Performance In Public Primary Secondary Schools Y And Public A Case Study Of Lang’ata Division Nairobi Province, Keny

ABSTRACT The main purpose of the study was to investigate factors affecting academic performance of primary pupils at Lang’ata division Nairobi province, Kenya The specific objectives of the study were to determine; whether Discipline of students affects academic performance of Lang’ata Division pupils, whether Quality of teachers affects academic performance of Lang’ata Division pupils and to determine whether Facilities in schools affects academic performance of Lang’ata Div...

Impact Of Feeding Among Pregnant Mothers On Babies Health In Selected Health Centres In Kampala District

The study was to assess the effects of feeding among pregnant mothers on babies’ health in selected health centres in Kampala district. It was guided by three specific objectives, which included; i) to identify the causes of poor feeding among pregnant mothers. ii) To examine the consequences of poor feeding among pregnant mothers, and iii) to establish strategies to improve babies’ in selected health centers of Kampala District. The study used a descriptive correlatio...

Knowledge attitude and practice towards mental illness among community members in I<.iziranfumbi Subcounty, Hoima District.

&nbsp;Mental illness is common today affecting 25% of people at some time during their&nbsp;lives and accounting for 14% of global burden disease. However, the mentally ill&nbsp;people continue to suffer harassment, stigma, and discrimination. There fore it is from&nbsp;this back ground that the researcher wished to assess knowledge, attitude and&nbsp;practices of mental illness among community members of Kiziranfumbi Subcounty,&nbsp;Hoima District.Tile study was descriptive and cross-section...

Effects of conflict on the delivery of social services a case study of nungwi, north "a"district north ungunja: zanzibar, tanzania.

ABSTRACT This study investigated effects of armed conflicts on delivery of social services in Nungwi District of Zanzibar. The region continues to experience intermittent conflict from Bachaga and Sukuma. The specific study objectives include; finding out the services affected by the conflicts; to identify the people affected by conflicts in accessing services and to find new methods of delivering the services in such violence - tone areas. The literature indicates little success in re...

The Impact Of Guidance And Counseling Programmes In Schools On The Academic Achievement Of Students In Selected Schools In Bushenyi District

ABSTRACT The purpose of the study was to investigate the impact of guidance and counseling programs on the academic achievement of students in Bushenyi District Uganda. The objectives of the study were; to investigate the counseling needs of students in the selected secondary schools of Bushenyi District; to asses the school counseling programs in selected secondary schools of Bushenyi District; and to investigate the relationship between counseling programs and the academic achievement...


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