Category: Learning Abilities

Dealing with learning and educational abilities

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Increases in positive psychological characteris...
Herbert Benson, Arthur Kornhaber, Carol Kornhaber, Mila N. LeChanu
Journal of Research and Development in Education
Evaluated self-esteem and locus of control in a group of high school students prior to, during, and following a single academic year. Using a randomized, crossover experimental design, 26 Ss were exposed to either a health curriculum based on elicitation of the relaxation response (RLR) and then a follow-up period, while 24 were assigned to a control health curriculum and then the RLR. Psychological testing was conducted using the Piers-Harris Children's Self Concept Scale and the Now […]