The effects of a self-esteem program incorporated into health and physical education classes.

@article{Lai2009TheEO,
  title={The effects of a self-esteem program incorporated into health and physical education classes.},
  author={H Lai and Chang-Ming Lu and Jiunn-Chern Jwo and Pi-Hsia Lee and Wei-Lun Chou and Wan-Yu Wen},
  journal={The journal of nursing research : JNR},
  year={2009},
  volume={17 4},
  pages={233-40}
}
BACKGROUND Self-esteem, a key construct of personality, influences thoughts, actions, and feelings. Adolescence is a critical stage to the development of self-esteem. Taiwan currently offers no self-esteem building curriculum in the public education system. Therefore, incorporating self-esteem-related teaching activities into the existing curriculum represents a feasible approach to enhance self-esteem in middle school students. PURPOSE This study aimed to explore the effects on junior high… CONTINUE READING

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