self-efficacy enhancement

self-efficacy enhancement

a nursing intervention from the Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) defined as the strengthening of an individual's confidence in his/her ability to perform a health behavior. See also Nursing Interventions Classification.
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Coping with oral surgery by self-efficacy enhancement and perceptions of control.
Thus, self-efficacy enhancement appears to play a key role in maintaining gains in function achieved through treatment, and counseling interventions (Altmaier, et al.