Posts tagged Self-Efficacy
The Development of Self-Efficacy Through Self Help Groups

Newransky, Kayser and Lombe (2014) surveyed 64 women in Tamil Nadu who were either widowed or whose husbands had left them to see if participation in an SHG had increased their self-efficacy. They found that the organization’s approach could play an important role in increasing members’ self-efficacy, particularly through frequent visits by facilitators and by providing regional trainings where women could master new behaviors.

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