Annals of Tropical Medicine and Public Health

ORIGINAL ARTICLE
Year
: 2017  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 702--706

Relationship of strategies for emotion cognitive adjustment with psychological well-being and anxiety in mothers with cancer children


Abed Mahdavi1, Mahjubeh Pahlevani2, Maryam Aghaei3, Vian Aminnasab4, Hurieh Haji5, Simin Gholamrezaei6 
1 Department of Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, University of Payam Noor, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Clinical Psychology, Islamic Azad University of Ayatollah Amoli Branch, Amol, Iran
3 Department of Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
4 Department of Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Science and Research University, Tehran, Iran
5 Department of General Psychology, Islamic Azad University, Roudehen Branch, Roudehen, Iran
6 Department of Psychology, Faculty of Literature and Humanities Science, Lorestan University, Khorramabad, Iran

Correspondence Address:
Simin Gholamrezaei
Faculty of Literature and Humanities Sciences, Lorestan University, Khorramabad
Iran

Background and Purpose: The present study was aimed to examine the relationship between strategies of emotion cognitive adjustment and psychological well-being with anxiety in mothers with cancer children. Materials and Methods: The statistical population of the study consisted of 86 individuals, who were selected using convenience sampling method; they responded to psychological well-being and anxiety questionnaires. Results: The research method was descriptive of a correlational type. Data obtained from questionnaires were analyzed through multivariate regression in SPSS software, after being marked. Findings showed that there is a significant relationship between emotion cognitive adjustment strategies and anxiety and psychological well-being in mothers with cancer children. Conclusion: Results showed that emotion cognitive adjustment predicts about 27.1% of anxiety changes and about 26.8% of psychological well-being changes in mothers with cancer children.


How to cite this article:
Mahdavi A, Pahlevani M, Aghaei M, Aminnasab V, Haji H, Gholamrezaei S. Relationship of strategies for emotion cognitive adjustment with psychological well-being and anxiety in mothers with cancer children.Ann Trop Med Public Health 2017;10:702-706


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Mahdavi A, Pahlevani M, Aghaei M, Aminnasab V, Haji H, Gholamrezaei S. Relationship of strategies for emotion cognitive adjustment with psychological well-being and anxiety in mothers with cancer children. Ann Trop Med Public Health [serial online] 2017 [cited 2019 Dec 9 ];10:702-706
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