Effects of the Program of Promoting Love to Prevent Drug Addiction for Thai Adolescents

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/303900
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Full-text
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Effects of the Program of Promoting Love to Prevent Drug Addiction for Thai Adolescents
Author(s):
Thanee, Sanguan
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Non-member
Author Details:
Sanguan Thanee, PhD, tsanguan2002@yahoo.com
Abstract:

Session presented on: Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Purpose: The objective of this study was to examine the effects of the Program of Promoting Love to Prevent Drug Addiction for Thai adolescents (PLPDA).

Methods: Ninety-six adolescents and their families participated in the program. Simple random sampling was assigned adolescents and their families into experiment (n=48) and control (n=48) groups. 'The experimental group received the 8-session PLPDA activities, including, 1) our family 2) role and responsibility of family member 3) built up love in family by communication 4) bonding development among family member by family activities 5) expression of love and caring for each other 6) reinforcement among family members 7) stress management and 8) commitment to our family: love and relationship day. Each session was performed 60-90 minutes per week. 'The control group received information of drug abuse prevention after 1-month follow up. The questionnaire of drug abuse prevention behavior was administered to adolescents in both groups at pretest (T0), post tests (T1), and 1- month follow-up (T2). Descriptive statistics and Two-way repeated measure ANOVA were employed to analyze the data.

Results:

1. Mean scores of drug abuse prevention behavior were significant difference (p<.05) between the PLPDA group and control groups at post-test (T1) and 1- month follow-up (T2).

2. Mean scores of drug abuse prevention behavior of the PLPDA group were significantly different between pretest and post test as well as pretest and follow-up period (p<.05).' However, there was no significantly different between mean scores of post-test and follow-up (p>.05).

3. Interaction effects between method and time was found on behavior for drug abuse prevention (F2, 188= 9.31, p<.001)

Conclusion:

The PLPDA program could promote loving and caring in adolescent families the PLPD group; therefore, the health care provider and relevant organizations should utilize the PLPDA program as well as apply in curriculum to promote loving and caring in adolescent families.

Keywords:
Prevent Drug Addiction; Thai adolescents; Program of Promoting Love
Repository Posting Date:
22-Oct-2013
Date of Publication:
22-Oct-2013 ; 22-Oct-2013
Conference Date:
2013
Conference Name:
24th International Nursing Research Congress
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Prague, Czech Republic
Description:
24th International Nursing Research Congress Theme: Bridge the Gap Between Research and Practice Through Collaboration. Held at the Hilton Prague Hotel.

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dc.language.isoen_USen_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.titleEffects of the Program of Promoting Love to Prevent Drug Addiction for Thai Adolescentsen
dc.contributor.authorThanee, Sanguanen
dc.contributor.departmentNon-memberen
dc.author.detailsSanguan Thanee, PhD, tsanguan2002@yahoo.comen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/303900-
dc.description.abstract<p>Session presented on: Tuesday, July 23, 2013</p><b>Purpose: </b>The objective of this study was to examine the effects of the Program of Promoting Love to Prevent Drug Addiction for Thai adolescents (PLPDA). <p><b>Methods: </b> Ninety-six adolescents and their families participated in the program. Simple random sampling was assigned adolescents and their families into experiment (n=48) and control (n=48) groups. 'The experimental group received the 8-session PLPDA activities, including, 1) our family 2) role and responsibility of family member 3) built up love in family by communication 4) bonding development among family member by family activities 5) expression of love and caring for each other 6) reinforcement among family members 7) stress management and 8) commitment to our family: love and relationship day. Each session was performed 60-90 minutes per week. 'The control group received information of drug abuse prevention after 1-month follow up. The questionnaire of drug abuse prevention behavior was administered to adolescents in both groups at pretest (T0), post tests (T1), and 1- month follow-up (T2). Descriptive statistics and Two-way repeated measure ANOVA were employed to analyze the data. <p><b>Results: </b> <p>1. Mean scores of drug abuse prevention behavior were significant difference (p<.05) between the PLPDA group and control groups at post-test (T1) and 1- month follow-up (T2). <p>2. Mean scores of drug abuse prevention behavior of the PLPDA group were significantly different between pretest and post test as well as pretest and follow-up period (p<.05).' However, there was no significantly different between mean scores of post-test and follow-up (p>.05). <p>3. Interaction effects between method and time was found on behavior for drug abuse prevention (F<sub>2, 188</sub>= 9.31, p<.001) <p><b>Conclusion: </b> <p>The PLPDA program could promote loving and caring in adolescent families the PLPD group; therefore, the health care provider and relevant organizations should utilize the PLPDA program as well as apply in curriculum to promote loving and caring in adolescent families.en
dc.subjectPrevent Drug Addictionen
dc.subjectThai adolescentsen
dc.subjectProgram of Promoting Loveen
dc.date.available2013-10-22T20:25:26Z-
dc.date.issued2013-10-22-
dc.date.issued2013-10-22en
dc.date.accessioned2013-10-22T20:25:26Z-
dc.conference.date2013en
dc.conference.name24th International Nursing Research Congressen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationPrague, Czech Republicen
dc.description24th International Nursing Research Congress Theme: Bridge the Gap Between Research and Practice Through Collaboration. Held at the Hilton Prague Hotel.en
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