J Korean Acad Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs Search


J Korean Acad Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs > Volume 20(1); 2011 > Article
Journal of Korean Academy of psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing 2011;20(1):13-24.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.12934/jkpmhn.2011.20.1.13    Published online March 31, 2011.
Effects of Women Focused Relapse Prevention Program on Abstinence Self-efficacy and Depression in Alcoholic Women.
Eun Ju Bong, Chung Sook Lee
1Naju National Hospital, Korea. b-e-j@hanmail.net
2College of Nursing, Chonnam National University, Korea.
This study was done to assess effects of women focused relapse prevention program on abstinence self-efficacy and depression in alcoholic women. METHODS: This study was a non-equivalent control group non-synchronized design with two groups, an experimental group (13 patients) and a control group (16 patients). The instruments were the Situational Confidence Questionnaire (SCQ-39) and the Beck depression Inventory (BDI). Data collection was done between July and December, 2008, during which a pre-test, the total of 8 group sessions for four weeks, and a post-test were given to alcoholic women who were admitted to K hospital in U city and D hospital in G city. The collected data were analyzed using descriptive statistics, Fisher's exact test, Mann-Whitney U test and ANCOVA with SPSS/WIN program. RESULTS: The scores for abstinence self-efficacy were significantly higher and for depression lower, for the experimental group after the women focused relapse prevention program. CONCLUSION: This study shows that the women focused relapse prevention program can be applied as an effective nursing intervention by clinical nurses.
Key Words: Relapse prevention; Abstinence self-efficacy; Depression; Alcoholic women


Browse all articles >

Editorial Office
Editorial Office 1 Baekseokdaehak-ro, Dongnam-gu, Cheonan-si, Chungcheongnam-do, 31065, Republic of Korea
Tel: +82-41-550-2414    Fax: +82-41-550-2829    E-mail: rcuty@bu.ac.kr                

Copyright © 2024 by The Korean Academy of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing.

Developed in M2PI

Close layer
prev next