Adolescent health promotion based on community-centered arts education.
Adolescent health promotion based on community-centered arts education. Rev Bras Enferm. 2018 Jan-Feb;71(1):26-33 Authors: Farre AGMDC, Pinheiro PNDC, Vieira NFC, Gubert FDA, Alves MDDS, Monteiro EMLM Abstract OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the contribution of arts education to health promotion of adolescents in situations of urban social vulnerability. METHOD: Participatory evaluative research, with a qualitative approach, using as a reference the theoretical constructs of Paulo Freire's Conscientization and the Empowerment Evaluation as a method of collecting with adolescents and teachers of an arts education program in the field of the Family Health Strategy. RESULTS: Participants constructed a collective mission that represented the concept of adolescent health promotion. Arts education activities were prioritized and ranked with a mission focus, and over a three-month period, the program implemented health goals through art. In the reevaluation, the group presented a broad look at the implementation of activities and self-determination for change. FINAL CONSIDERATIONS: Arts education is a potential space for nurses to act in the conscientization and empowerment of adolescent health in Primary Health Care. PMID: 29324941 [PubMed - in process]
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J. Mater. Chem. A, 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8TA02629G, PaperYongji Guan, Qunfeng Shao, Wenqiong Chen, Jiao Zhang, Xiaoping Zhang, Youquan Deng Inspired by the interesting phenomenon that biological systems have the inherent skill to generate considerable bioelectricity when the salt content in fluids flows over the highly selective ion channels on... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
20 –22 June 2018, Naples, Italy
21 –22 June 2018, London, United Kingdom