Effects of Behavioral Group Counseling on Enhancing Public Mind for Youths of Juvenile Observation and Protection Pattani Province

  • Onggan Ranteh นักศึกษา หลักสูตรศิลปศาสตรมหาบัณฑิต สาขาวิชาจิตวิทยา คณะศึกษาศาสตร์ มหาวิทยาลัยสงขลานครินทร์
  • Doungmani Chongrukasa รองศาสตราจารย์ ภาควิชาจิตวิทยาและการแนะแนว คณะศึกษาศาสตร์ มหาวิทยาลัยสงขลานครินทร์
  • Narongsak Rorbkorb อาจารย์ ภาควิชาประเมินผลและวิจัยทางการศึกษา คณะศึกษาศาสตร์ มหาวิทยาลัยสงขลานครินทร์
Keywords: Behavioral group counseling, Public mind, Youths


The research aimed to study the effects of behavioral group counseling on enhancing public mind for youths of juvenile observation and protection Pattani Province. The comparisons were before and after trial and between the experimental and control groups. Subjects were 30 youths aged between 11 to 18 years old. The research tools were 1) Behavioral Group Counseling Program, and 2) The Public Mind 4 Scale with Reliability Coefficient of .896. The statistics used to analyze the data were mean, standard deviation, Wilcoxon matched-pairs signed rank test and Mann-Whitney U test. The results were as follow: 1) After the trial, they had scores of public mind higher than those before the experiment. 2) Those who participated in the behavioral counseling program had scores of public mind higher than those of the control group.


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How to Cite
Ranteh, O., Chongrukasa, D., & Rorbkorb, N. (2019). Effects of Behavioral Group Counseling on Enhancing Public Mind for Youths of Juvenile Observation and Protection Pattani Province. KKU Research Journal (Graduate Studies) Humanities and Social Sciences, 7(2), 71-84. Retrieved from https://so04.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/gskkuhs/article/view/206717
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