Bibliographies of Camp-related Research

Bibliographies of Camp-related Research

The Effects of a Self-Management Asthma Education Program and a Physical Activity Asthma Program on the Self-Concept Level of 8-12 year old Children with Asthma
Hilborn, Lisa L.
Thesis. California State University, Long Beach 1993

Determine the effect of attendance in camp programs designed for children with asthma on the participants self-concept levels.


  • 10 subjects, male and female, ages 8-12, served as the control group.
  • 10 subjects, male and female, ages 8-12, were placed in the self-management asthma education program and given additional asthma education.
  • 9 subjects, male and female, ages 8-12, were place din the physical activity asthma program and were not given intervention of additional asthma education.

Pre-,post-test, Harter's Self-Perception Profile for Children.

No significant differences in pre- and post-test self-esteem scores between any of the three groups.