Happiness of Undergraduate Nursing Students, Faculty of Nursing, Khon Kaen University

Authors

  • Amornrat Sricamsuk Saito
  • Wiphaporn Voraharn
  • Wiporn Senarak

Keywords:

happiness, nursing students, bachelor program

Abstract

This descriptive research aimed to study happiness of nursing students at the Faculty of Nursing, Khon Kaen University. The population included 636 nursing students in years 1- 4. The instruments included the demographic data, Thai Mental Health Indicator, coping methods, and ways to increase happiness. Descriptive statistics, chi-square, one way ANOVA and t-test were used to analyze the data. The study found signifcant differences in happiness scores among the four years. The frst year students showed the highest mean happiness score, followed by fourth year, second and third year, respectively. The frst three coping methods used included accepting self, positive thinking and seeking consultation from friends.

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Published

2012-03-08

How to Cite

1.
Sricamsuk Saito A, Voraharn W, Senarak W. Happiness of Undergraduate Nursing Students, Faculty of Nursing, Khon Kaen University. JNSH [Internet]. 2012 Mar. 8 [cited 2022 Aug. 16];34(2):70-9. Available from: https://he01.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/nah/article/view/762