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Journal of Korean Academy of Fundamentals of Nursing 2003;10(3): 335
간질아동 부모를 위한 교육 프로그램 개발
김명애1, 신영희2, 박영숙3, 김연하4, 김해순5
1계명대학교 간호대학
2계명대학교 간호대학
3계명대학교 간호대학
4계명대학교 간호대학
5계명대학교 간호대학
Development of an Educational Program for Parents of Children with Epilepsy
Myung-Ae Kim1, Yeong-Hee Shin2, Yeong-Sook Park3, Yeon-Ha Kim4, Hae-Soon Kim5
1College of Nursing, Keimyung University
2College of Nursing, Keimyung University
3College of Nursing, Keimyung University
4College of Nursing, Keimyung University
5College of Nursing, Keimyung University
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to develop an educational program for parents of children with epilepsy.
Method: The first step was to survey the need for information and social support for these parents. The second step was to design the educational program based on the survey results, literature review, and the theory of chronic sorrow that provided a framework for understanding and working with people suffering a loss of health. Result: The information which these parents were most anxiously seeking was information on the causes of seizures, appropriate steps deal with seizures, and appropriate and supportive parental re]e for their children. The educational program for parents of children with epilepsy included understanding the responses to loss, increasing the parents' knowledge about how to care for their children, managing their stress, enhancing the psychosocial adaptation of children, and encouraging the participation of the family.
Conclusion: The educational program developed by the researcher can used with parents of children with epilepsy, and is expected to enhance the psychosocial adaptation of these children.
Key words: Epilepsy | Child | Parents | Program development
주요어: 간질 | 아동 | 부모 | 프로그램 개발