A Quasi experimental study to assess the effect of Gardening Therapy on reducing the level of stress among B.SC. (N) I Year students in RASS Academy College of Nursing at Poovanthi

Selvi, G (2017) A Quasi experimental study to assess the effect of Gardening Therapy on reducing the level of stress among B.SC. (N) I Year students in RASS Academy College of Nursing at Poovanthi. Masters thesis, RASS Academy College of Nursing, Poovanthi.

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Abstract

The study on A quasi experimental study to assess the effect of Gardening Therapy on reducing the level of stress among B.SC. (N) I Year students in RASS Academy College of Nursing at Poovanthi was undertaken by Reg.No. 301531551 during the year 2016-2017 in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the degree of Master of Science in Nursing at RASS Academy college of nursing, Poovanthi which is affiliated to The Tamilnadu Dr M.G.R Medical University, Chennai OBJECTIVES: To assess the level of stress before the gardening therapy among B.Sc. (N) students. To evaluate the effect of gardening therapy on reducing the level of stress among B.Sc. (N) students. To determine the association between the pre level of stress with their selected demographic variables of B.Sc. (N) I Year students. CONCEPTUAL FRAME WORK: The study was based on shuffle beam’s CIPP model. APPROACH: An evaluatory approach was adopted for this study. DESIGN: Pre experimental one group pre test post test design was taken for this study. SAMPLE SIZE: The sample size was 50 B.sc (N) I Year students. SAMPLING TECHNIQUES: The non probability Purposive sampling technique was used to select the samples with moderate to severe stress. METHODS OF DATA COLLECTION PROCEDURE: Data was collected from the B.Sc. (N) I Year students using perceived stress scale before and after the gardening therapy. The collected data were tabulated and analyzed by descriptive and inferential statistics. RESULTS: The results shows, there was a significant difference between pre and post level of stress of the samples. The obtained t-value (21.25) was greater than the table value at 0.05 level of significance. CONCLUSION: The gardening therapy was effective (p<0.05) to reduce the level of stress among B.Sc. (N) I Year students in RASS Academy College of Nursing at Poovanthi.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Additional Information: Reg.No. 301531551
Uncontrolled Keywords: Gardening Therapy ; reducing the level of stress ; B.SC. (N) I Year students ; RASS Academy College of Nursing ; Poovanthi ; Quasi experimental study.
Subjects: NURSING > Psychiatric Nursing
Depositing User: Subramani R
Date Deposited: 04 Nov 2018 14:00
Last Modified: 04 Nov 2018 14:00
URI: http://repository-tnmgrmu.ac.in/id/eprint/10029

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