The Effects of Interpersonal Relationship Training Program Based on Emotional Intelligence in Nursing College Students

감성지능을 중심으로한 간호대학신입생의 대인관계 훈련프로그램의 효과

  • 오현수 (경희대학교 간호과학대학) ;
  • 김현영 (경희대학교 간호과학대학)
  • Received : 2013.03.06
  • Accepted : 2013.05.21
  • Published : 2013.05.31


Purpose: The purpose of this study is to identify the effects of the interpersonal relationship training program based on emotional intelligence on interpersonal relationship, emotional intelligence, and self-esteem of nursing students. Methods: The study adopted a quasi-experimental study with a nonequivalent control group pre-post test. Total participants were 89 nursing students of S and K Universities. They were divided into the control (39 students) and experimental group (50 students). Participants went through the emotional intelligence program 100min which consisted of 100 minutes per session, once a week for total of 8 session from March 3th to April 21th, 2011. The contents were composed with interpersonal relationship training program to promote positive formation of emotional intelligence, interpersonal relationship, and self-esteem. All data were analyzed by SPSS 18.0 program. Results: The experimental group showed a significant increase of emotional intelligence (t=-3.17, p=.002) and interpersonal relationship (t=-3.07, p=.003). Conclusion: The interpersonal relationship training program based on emotional intelligence was effective in improving emotional intelligence and interpersonal relationship.


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