جامعة الملك عبدالعزيز

KING ABDULAZIZ UNIVERSITY

Nisreen Yacoub




 
Nisreen Yacoub
 Assistant Professor
Department of  Psychology
Faculty of Arts & Humanities
King Abdulaziz University
Phone: 026420000 Ext. 63551
Email: yacoub.nisreen@gmail.com
Profile:
  • Focusing on 80 samples which included children and their mother in 1996, I became interested on the influence of mother's attitudes on their children's creative thinking.
  • Specialising in the area of Guidance and Counselling and the challenges that face the psychologist when running personal group development. (1999)
  • I have been focussing on Curriculum development and Theories of Learning, I am interested on how students can become skilled at specific subjects and how they gain knowledge, which influence education process and students achievement. (1999)
  • Specialising in the area of Mother-child attachment, self, autobiographical memory. Attachment, self, and autobiographical memory in middle childhood are the arias that I am working on in addition of the influence of culture on each aria. (2006)

  • (2008) Interested in peer mentor ship centre at King Abdul Aziz University. I am looking at the influence of Peer mentor ship centre on a sample of students who have academic and psychological problems.

    Education:
  • 2006 : Doctorate degree from Psychology Department, Psychology Department, Durham, درم, بريطانيا
  • Employment:
  • 1996 - حاليا : Professor Assistant, King Abdul Aziz University, جدة, المملكة العربية السعودية
  • Research Interests:

     paper have been published in Saudi Students conference in UK

    1.     

    Self, and autobiographical memory in middle childhood: A cross-cultural study of British and Saudi Arabian children, Child development Journal.

     

     

    2.      Attachment, self, and autobiographical memory in middle childhood: A cross-cultural study of British and Saudi Arabian children, Child development Journal.

     

     

    3.      Intervention Study of attachment representation of Saudi Arabian children: A challenge to improve mother child relationship, The British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy Journal.

     

    Teaching Interests:

    Working as a facilitator for personal group development with adults, especially in development of family and mother-child. Experienced in supporting parents in improving family relation ships.

    Workshops in improving students academic competence.  

    Experiment on a sample of first, second year students who get support by a peer mentor ship centre. Assessing the samples academic improvement and social skills.

     

    The influence of teachers and peers relationships on children’ self concept.
     
    Improving self concept  within  a sample of 7-9 years old children.

     

    Courses:
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    Psy 343 : Mental Health
    Psy 345 : Psychology of Personality
    Psy 464 : Graduation Research
    Psy 211 : General Psychology
    psy 351 : Social Psychology
    psy 241 : Developmental psychology
    psy 454 : Islamic view of human behavior
    Contact Info:
    • Office Phone: 026420000 Ext. 63551
    • Email : yacoub.nisreen@gmail.com
    • P.O.Box : 80200
    • URL : http://nmuhammad.kau.edu.sa
    • Mobile : 0505666704