-intrusive methods for measuring progress are needed. One viable avenue is provided by surveys based on the construct of self-efficacy ( Bandura 1977 :3). When concise enough, such surveys can be administered as part of the day-to-day activities of a student
Authors:Shane W. Kraus, Harold Rosenberg, Steve Martino, Charla Nich, and Marc N. Potenza
aroused, after drinking or drug use, or when feeling bored or sad). Coping with tempting situations could be influenced, in part, by one’s self-efficacy or self-confidence to avoid using pornography in such situations. Self-efficacy ( Bandura, 1977
Authors:Raheleh Ghadiri, Masoumeh Alimohammadi, and Hesamedin Askari Majdabadi
controlling blood pressure and reducing renal complications [ 11, 12 ]. Psychological characteristics can also be effective in controlling the complications of the disease, one of which is psychological self-efficacy. Treatment of vascular risk factors
Authors:Yi-Ping Hsieh, Wen-Jiun Chou, Peng-Wei Wang, and Cheng-Fang Yen
( Hanna & Brown, 1995 ). However, whether the parents of the youths have sufficient self-efficacy to practice the skills learned from these prevention and intervention programs is important to successfully execute the management plan for the children’s and
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-management and compliance with treatment, which in turn lead to serious problems [ 14 – 18 ]. One of these psychological traits is self-efficacy. The treatment of vascular risk factors requires a change in the behavior and compliance with long-term medical
Authors:Ágnes Zsila, Lynn E. McCutcheon, and Zsolt Demetrovics
of this construct. Moreover, this study endeavors to provide a more nuanced picture of psychological difficulties associated with celebrity worship by broadening the scope of investigation to maladaptive daydreaming, desire for fame, and self-efficacy
Authors:Tamás Martos, Barna Konkoly Thege, and Mária Kopp
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