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Mohammadi A, Aghajani M, Zehtabvar G. Addiction and its Relation with Resilience and Emotional Components. IJPCP. 2011; 17 (2) :136-142
URL: http://ijpcp.iums.ac.ir/article-1-1347-en.html
1- Tehran University of Medical Sciences , amohammadee@gmail.com
2- Sharif Industrial University, Student Consultation Center
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Objectives: The aim of the present study was to assess the relation of addiction with protective factors (resilience) and risk factors (depression, anxiety and stress). Method: 346 students of Sharif Industrial University were selected using convenience sampling and completed substance abuse subtle screening inventory - 3 (SASSI - 3), Conner-Davidson Resilience Scale (CD-RISC) and Depression, Anxiety, Stress Scale (DASS). Data were analyzed by SPSS-16 using Pearson’s correlation test, independent t-test, and multivariate regression. Results: Results indicated that anxiety (t= -3.31, p0.001), depression (t= -5.55, p0.001), and stress (t= -3.37, p0.001) were higher in subjects with a higher possibility of substance abuse, and their resilience (t= 3.56, p0.01) was lower. Conclusion: The high prevalence of emotional problems and the high probability of substance abuse among students, prioritize the attending to risk factors and preventive interventions.

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Type of Study: Original Research | Subject: Psychiatry and Psychology
Received: 2012/01/4

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