Emotional Intelligence and Self-Concealment as Predictors of Voluntary Counselling and Testing Seeking Behaviour
International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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M.Tech / M.E / PhD Thesis | Psychology Science | Kenya | Volume 6 Issue 2, February 2017

Emotional Intelligence and Self-Concealment as Predictors of Voluntary Counselling and Testing Seeking Behaviour

Dr. Alice A. Anika

Self-concealment has been observed as a major hindrance in seeking voluntary counseling and testing hence low uptake in counseling and testing. Investigation of self-concealment and Emotional Intelligence as determining factors in seeking HIV voluntary counseling and testing among undergraduate university students was undertaken with a sample size of 368 respondents. Emotional Intelligence Scale, Self-concealment scale and VCT seeking behavior scale questionnaire was used. Regression analysis results revealed that self-concealment significantly determined individuals level of seeking voluntary counseling and testing. However, ones level of Emotional Intelligence in seeking VCT clinics was found to be important.

Keywords: Self-concealment, Emotional Intelligence and Voluntary Counselling and Testing Seeking Behaviours

Edition: Volume 6 Issue 2, February 2017

Pages: 1321 - 1327

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Dr. Alice A. Anika, "Emotional Intelligence and Self-Concealment as Predictors of Voluntary Counselling and Testing Seeking Behaviour", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=4021701, Volume 6 Issue 2, February 2017, 1321 - 1327

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