Reality Therapy: an Approach for Handling the Psycho-Social Challenges Confronting Divorcees in Nigeria

Keywords: Divorcees and Counseling Approach, Psycho-Social Challenges, Reality Therapy


The house is the bedrock of any society. Risky domestic therefore results in risky society. Divorce in marriages and the consequent impact, a part of which might be anger, inferiority complex, mistrust, stigmatization, discrimination, emotional overload, loneliness, guilt, depression and so forth, are most of the maximum urgent problems going through human society nowadays. However, as painful as this reality is, this situation absolute confidence requires the attention of professional counsellors. This paper therefore evaluations the psycho-social demanding situations confronting divorcees and the counselling approach for handling it. In so doing, efforts are geared closer to highlighting the idea of reality remedy and its applications in coping with the psycho-social challenges confronting divorcees in Nigeria.

Author Biography

Yusuf Jemilat, Al-Hikmah University

Counselling and Human Development Centre of Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin, Nigeria


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How to Cite
Jemilat, Y., & Olanrewaju, M. (2022). Reality Therapy: an Approach for Handling the Psycho-Social Challenges Confronting Divorcees in Nigeria. Indonesian Journal of Educational Counseling, 6(1), 8-18.
Theoretical/Conceptual Article