Department: Educational Foundations
Faculty: Education
Designation : Professor
Phone: 08063775616

Publications (Articles and Journals):


1. Alutu, A.N, Ifelunni, I.C.S & Ikegbunam, C.I. (2016) Fundamentals of

Counselling Psychology. Lagos: Foremost Education Service Ltd

2. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2009). Psychometric and Ethical considerations in

Counseling. Enugu: Auto-Century Publishers.

3. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2003) A Counselling Guide for secondary school students.

Nsukka; Chuka Educational publishers

4. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2001). The status of counselling Profession in Nigeria.

Onitsha/Owerri: Cape Publishers Intl. Ltd.

5. Ifelunni, C.S.I (1992); Group Procedures in Guidance and Counseling:

An Introduction. Nsukka: Hallman Publishers.


6. Ifelunni, C. S. I. (2009). Some Personal Skills for Handling Adolescence

Sexuality in EBSU and Ebonyi State UBE (ed). Capacity Building for

Principals. Enugu: Immaculate Publications Ltd: Pp 62-67

7. Ifelunni, C. S. I. (200). The School Organigram and Responsibilities of the

Teacher in EBSU and Ebonyi State UBE (ed). Capacity Building for

Principals. Enugu: Immaculate Publications Ltd: Pp 40-51

8. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2002); Guidance and Counseling and early childhood

Education: issues and strategies. In Ali A. and Okeke B.A. (ed.). Philosophy

and Education: A Book of readings in Honour of Msgr. Prof. F.C.

Okafor, Onitsha. Africana-Fep publishers: Pp171-181

9. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2002); Gestalt theory. In Nwaogu, P.O (ed). Counselling

Theories: Tools for effective counseling Enterprise. Lagos; Punmark Nig.

Ltd (Educational Publishers). Pp41-53

10. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2002); Reality Therapy. In Nwaogu, P.O. (ed) Counselling

Theories. Tools for Effective Counseling Enterprise. Lagos; Punmark

Nig, Ltd (Educational Publishers )Pp. 100-107

11. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2002); Breaking the Barriers to Girl Students’ Poor

Academic Achievements. In Thody, E and Kaabwe, E.S (ed) Educating

Tomorrow: Lessons from Managing Girls’ Education in Africa. Cape

Town: Jutar & CO ltd. Pp93-105

12. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2002); Roles of School Personnels in Guidance and

counseling. In Ifelunni, C.S.I. and Agbaegbu, C.N. (ed) Guidance,

Counseling and Special Education. Onitsha: Leotina Nig. Ltd. Pp24-34

13. Ifelunni, C.S.I (1995); Manpower Development in Vocational Education. in

Okobiah, O.C. and Nwaogu, P.O. (ed) Vocational Education and

Rehabilitation of Handicapped People in Nigeria. Benin. Osasu

Publishers. Pp. 67-83

14. Ifelunni, C.S.I (1991); Continuous Assessment and its Implications for

Guidance and Counseling. In Unachukwu G.C and Igborgbor, G.C. (ed)

Guidance and Counseling: A Realistic Approach. Owerri: international

University Press. Pp. 249-255

15. Unachukwu, G.C., Ifelunni, C.S.I. and Ezuruke C.I.M. (1989); The Roles

and Functions of a School Counselor. In Unachukwu, G.C. (ed)

Educatioinal Psychology: Theory and Practice. Owerri: Totan Publishers

Ltd. Pp.268-280

16. unachukwu, G.C, & Ifelunni, C.S.I (1989); Personality-its Nature and

Developmnet. In Unachukwu, G.C. (ed) Educational Psychology: Theory

and Practice. Owerri: Totan Publishers Ltd. Pp. 101-114


17. Ifelunni, C.S I. (2014). Teacher Education Today for Nigeria of Tomorrow.

Being a Convocation Lecture Delivered at the 13th to 23rd Convocation

Ceremony of Federal College of Education, (Technical) Asaba, Nigeria

18. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2013). National Security and Teacher Education. Being a

Convocation Lecture Delivered at Federal College of Education, Ehamufu,


19. Ifelunni, C.S.I. (2006). Student/Pupil Concern Inventory (SPCI). Enugu:

Onyii Press

20. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2001). Ecological Management and Youth Restiveness in

the Niger Delta: Implications for Policy Intervention. African Rural

Policy Analysis Network and Win rock, U.S.A.

21. Ifelunni, C.S.I (1997). Schools and Home Factors as correlates of

Academic Achievements of Nigerian Female Secondary School Students

in Mathematics. Nairobi: Academy Science Publishers.


22. Obidoa, M. A. and Ifelunni, C. S. I. (2010). Counselling Youths in

Contemporary Nigeria. Enugu: Chuka Educational Publishers.

23. Ogbazi, N.J., Azikiwe, U and Ifelunni, C.S.I (2001); Studies in Gender

Discrimination in the 21st Century. Referred Conference papers.

Faculty of Education, UNN. Owerrri, Cape Publishers.


24. Ifelunni, C.S.I. and Agbaegbu, C.N. (1996). Guidance, Counselling and

Special Education. Onitsha: Leatina (Nig) Ltd.


25. Ifelunni, C.S.I. (2016). The Z-Generation’s Educational Crises: Psychosocial

Dynamics and Intervention. The Educational Psychologist, 10(1), 1-10

26. Ifelunni, C.S.I. (2015). Emerging issues and educational development in the

21st century. DELSU Journal of Educational Research and

Development. 2,(2) 1-12

27. Ifelunni, C. S. I. (2015). The role of guidance and counseling in

re-engineering the Nigerian society. Journal of Counselling and

Communication, 1 (5), 1 – 13.

28. Ifelunni, C. S. I. and N. H. Chinweuba (2015). Effects of self-monitoring

technique on bullying behaviour among adolescents in secondary schools in

Anambra State. The Counsellor, 34 (1), 189 -196.

29. Ifelunni, C. S.I., C. D. Ncheke & E. E. Enejedu (2015). Study habits and

perceived students learning outcome in secondary schools in Nsukka

Education Zone of Enugu State. The Educational Psychologist, 9 (1)


30. Ifelunni, C.S.I, Asogwa, F.C. & Ani, P.A. (2014). The Impact of Music on

the Adjustment Patterns of the Aged at Empty Nest. The Counsellor, 33 (1),


31. Ifelunni, C.S.I, Ncheke, C.D & Enajedu, E. (2014). Couselling Strategies

for the Adjustment of In-School Adolescence in Nsukka. The Educational

Psychologist, 8(1), 58-64.


32. Ifelunni, C.S.I. (2014). Education and Socio-Political Development of

Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Sociology of Education, 8(1)

33. Ifelunni, C.S.I, Ncheke, C.D & Enajedu, E. (2013). Guidance and

Counselling Services for Implementation of UBE programme. The

Educational Psychologist, 7(1), 92-97

34. Ifelunni, C. S. I. & Chinweuba, H. N. (2011). Educating the Nigerian Child

in the 21st Century: Innovative Ways to Follow. The Educational

Psychologist. 5, 182-190.

35. Ifelunni, C. S. I. & Ncheke, C. D. (2011). Counselling Strategies for

Improving Social-Emotional Learning Environment. The Educational

Psychologist. 5, 28-34

36. Ifelunni, C.S.I. (2011). Counselling and Community Development:

Strategies, Problems and Way Forward. Ibom Journal of Counselling,


37. 48. Ifelunni, C. S. I. (2008). Implementation of Counselling Psychology in Nigeria.

Journal of Counselling Psychology. 1, 1, (1-11).

38. Ifelunni, C. S. I. (2006). Secondary Education in Nigeria: Policy Provision

and Implementation, the Missing link. Journal of Trends in Education. 1,

1, (10-20)

39. Ifelunni, C. S. I. and Onuoha, J.O. (2006). Ethnic Militia and Democratic

Consolidation: Implications for Value Re-orientation and Role Modelling in

the Niger Delta. International Journal of Educational Research. 1, 1,


40. Ifelunni, C.S. I. and Angbagh, M. A. (2005). Funding Primary School

Guidance Programme. Journal of Counselling and Communication. 1, 2,


41. Ifelunni, C. S. I. and Oduh, W. A. (2005). An Examination of the Learning

Process. The Educational Psychologist. 1, 2, (288-293).


42. . Ifelunni, C.S.I. and G.O Okorie, (2003); Analysis of Sexual Behaviour by

Demographic Characteristics of Adolescents. The Educational

Psychologist, I (1), 122-133.

43. Ifelunni, C.S.I. and Akubueze, T. (2002); Personality Factors in Marital

Communication Styles in Owerri: Counseling Implications. INJER 6, I,


44. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2002); An Abstraction of Selected Research Reports in

Guidance and Counselling from 1990-2001. Journal of Nigeria Education

Research Association 15, (1), 116-125

45. Ifelunni, C.S.I. & Asogwa C.F (2002); Demographic Variables and Post

Divorce Adjustments of Female Divorcees. ESUT Journal of

Psychological Studies. 1, (1), 39-48.

46. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2002); Gender Relations and Adjustment of

Students-Religious Studies in Education. 6, (1&2), 72-77

47. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2002); Factors Associated with Counselling as a Course of

Study Among Sandwich Students of University of Nigeria. Studies in

Education. 6, (1&2), 1-4

48. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2002); Managing Students Unrest in Nigerian Universities:

Counselor’s roles. Nigeria Journal of Professional Studies in Education.

8, (2), 37-43

49. Ifelunni, C.S.I & Ike, M.C (2002); Academic Performance as a Correlate of

Family Instability Among Secondary School Students. Benin Journal of

Educational Studies 16, 1 & 2

50. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2001); Pre-Secular Experience and Adjustment Problems of

Students-Religious in Tertiary Institutions. Nigerian Journal of

Professional Studies in Education. 8,(4) 78-84.


51. Ifelunni, C.S.I. & O” Neal, M.D (2001); School Adjustment and Health

Problems of Secondary School Students. Nigerian Journal of Professional

Studies in Education. 8 (4), 101-108.

52. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2001); Double Binding and Stress Among secondary school

counselors Journal of Teacher Education and Teaching. 5, (1), 63-71.

53. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2001); Current Knowledge and Practice of Family Planning

Among Adolescence, NJOVTE, Nigerian Journal of Vocational Teacher

Education 3, (2), 98-108

54. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2001); Family Planning Information Sources and

Demographic Characteristics of Adolescents: The Role of the Counselor.

International Journal of Educational Development. 4, (1) 215-221

55. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2001); Counselling Practices in Nigeria Universities: Trends,

Issues and Strategies. Nigeria Journal of Empirical Studies in Psychology

and Education. 1, (2), 102-109.

56. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2001); Caseload as a Predictor of Job Related Stress Among

Secondary School Counselors. Nigeria Journal of Empirical Studies in

Psychology and Education. 1, (3), 67-71

57. Ifelunni, C.S.I (1991); Age Differentials and Psychological Burnout of

Guidance Counsellors in Nigeria Secondary Schools. Nigeria Journal of

Empirical Studies in Psychology and Education. 1, (77-84)

58. Ifelunni, C.S.I (1994); Role-Based Stress among Secondary Schools

Counselors in Nigeria. Nigeria Technical Writers Researchers and

Instructional Development Journal, 1,70-78

59. Ifelunni, C.S.I (1993); Attitude of Literates and Non-Literate Parents

towards Family Planning: Implications for Counseling. International

Journal of Educational Research. 5, 1-9


60. Ifelunni, C.S.I (1993); Sex Factor in School Adjustment Among Secondary

School Students. Review of Education. 13, 23-31


61. Ifelunni, C. S. I. (2012). Environment, Safety and Learning Effectiveness In Avioma

..U (Ed) Conference Proceeding of the Association for Promoting Education,

Health, Environment. Pp 1-10

62. Ifelunni, C. S. I. (2009). Ageing and Retirement in Nigeria.ial. 4th Memorial Lecture

of Pope John Paul, organized by Pope John Paul Major Seminary, Okpuno

63. Ifelunni, C. S. I. ( 2007). Ethical Re-Orientation in the context of the Reform Agenda

in Education. In Ogalenya, G. A. O. and Okafor, A.O. (ed), Current Reform and

Nigerian Education. Onitsha: Sofie Publicity Ltd.

64. Ifelunni, C. S. I. (2006). UBE and Nine Years Basic Education: Human Resources

Development and Utilization. In Eya, P. E., Nwangwu, I . G., Onuoha, A. E. (ed).

UBE and Nine Years Basic Education: Human Resources Management and

Utilization. Enugu: Dept. of Educational Foundations, ESUT (1-20).

65. Ifelunni, C. S. I. (2006). Value Re-orientation and Moral Education: A Counselling

Panacea for a better Nigeria. In (ed). School of Education F. C. E. ( Eha Amufu)

Book of Readings. 1,2, (10-19)

66. Okpala, J.I.N. & Ifelunni, C.S.I (2001); The Adolescent and Examination

Malpractice. In Okonkwo, R.U.N. and Okoye, R.O.(ed) The Nigeria

Adolescent in Perspective: A Publication of the Nigeria Society for


Educational Psychologists. Ekwuluobia: Tho Onwuka and Sons Publishers


67. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2001); “Killing the Men to “Save” the Women: Analysis of

Gender Based Stress Among Nigeria School Counselors. In Ogbazi, N.J.,

Azikiwe, U and Ifelunni, C.S.I (ed). Studies in Gender Discrimination in

the 21st Century: Referred Conference papers, Faculty of Education,

U.N.N Owerri. Cape Publishers Intl. Ltd. Pp. 43-46.

68. Ifelunni, C.S.I (2001); Home Stress and Women Education: Implications for

Rural Development. In Ogbazi, N.J., Azikiwe, U. and Ifelunni, C.S.I (ed).

Studies in Gender Discrimination in the 21st Century: Referred

Conference Papers. Faculty of Education, UNN Owerri. Cape publishers

Intl. Ltd. Pp125-129


69. Unachukwu, G. C., Ozorji, E. D. and Ifelunni, C. S. I. (2009). Opportunities

for Inclusive Education in Nigeria Primary Schools. Research Report

submitted to NERDC, Abuja.

70. Unachukwu, G. C., Ozorji, E. D. and Ifelunni, C. S. I. (2009). Opportunities

for Inclusive Education in Junior Secondary Schools in Nigeria. Research

Report submitted to NERDC, Abuja.

71. Ifelunni, C.S.I., Abaninwa, O.E and Oshionwu, J.E. (1998); Reproductive

Behaviour of Adolescents in Delta and Rivers States. Technical Research

Report submitted to population Research fund, Nigeria Institute for Social

and Economic Research, Ibadan and World Bank.

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