Volume 13, Issue 3 (11-2007)                   IJPCP 2007, 13(3): 290-295 | Back to browse issues page

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Samani S, Jokar B, Sahragard N. Effects of Resilience on Mental Health and Life Satisfaction . IJPCP 2007; 13 (3) :290-295
URL: http://ijpcp.iums.ac.ir/article-1-275-en.html
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Objectives: The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of resilience on mental health and life satisfaction.

Method: In a cross-sectional study, 287 Shiraz University students (173 females and 114 males) with mean age of 23.17 years (SD 4.9) were assessed. Subjects filled out the Conner-Davidson Resilience Scale (CD-RISC), short form of Depression-Anxiety-Stress Scale (DASS), and Satisfaction with Life Scale. Data were analyzed using structural equations modeling.

Results: Simultaneous hierarchical regression revealed that negative emotions such as depression, anxiety, and stress have significant mediating roles on family resilience (p<0.001) and life satisfaction (p<0.001).

Conclusion: Resilience will lead to life satisfaction by means of reduced levels of negative emotions. Resilience has, in fact, an indirect effect on life satisfaction.


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Type of Study: Original Research | Subject: Psychiatry and Psychology
Received: 2007/11/18 | Published: 2007/11/15

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