Convergent Relationship between Self-Esteem, Resilience, and Occupational Self- Efficacy among Dental Hygiene Students

일부 치위생과 학생의 자아존중감, 회복탄력성 및 직무효능감의 관련성에 대한 융합적 연구

  • 김지영 (울산과학대학교 치위생과)
  • Received : 2017.11.13
  • Accepted : 2018.01.20
  • Published : 2018.01.28


The purpose of this study was to examine the relationships of self-esteem, resilience, and occupational self-efficacy among dental hygiene students. Data were collected a self reported structured questionnaire was administerd in convenience sample of 240 dental hygiene students and the final 208 participants participate. The survey included demographic factors, Rosenberg Self Esteem Scale, resilience scale of CD-RISC, occupational self-efficacy scale. Data were analyzed using descriptive statistics, t-test, ANOVA, Pearson's correlation coefficient. There were positive correlation both occupational self-efficacy, resilience toward self-esteem. Resilience was correlated positively with occupational self-efficacy. Therefore, it is necessary to develop a dental hygienist curriculum and a comparative course program to improve self-esteem, major satisfaction and resilience in order to improve dental hygiene and student's occupational self-efficacy.


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