Assessment of the relation between religiosity, anxiety, depression and psychological resilience in nursing staff

- Vus, Viktor, Fradelos, Evangelos, Alikari, V., Papathanasiou, Ioanna V., Tsaras, Konstantinos, Tzavella, F. and Lekka, Dimitra (2020) Оцінка зв'язку між релігійністю, тривогою, депресією та психологічною стійкістю у медсестринського персоналу Health Psychology Research, 1 (8). pp. 30-34. ISSN 24208124

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The nursing profession is considered to be an emotionally demanding profession often lead to various psychological difficulties and extend level stress. Religiosity and religion in general, have been associated with positive outcomes in an individual’s life such as higher self-esteem, better quality of life and psychological wellbeing. The purpose of this study was to examine the relation between nurses’ religiosity, psychological resilience, and psychological wellbeing. In this cross-sectional study, 378 nurses participated. Dada were collected by using Centrality of Religiosity Scale, The Patient Health Questionnaire Two-Item Depression Scale, The Generalized Anxiety Disorder Questionnaire, Connor-Davidson Resilience Scale 25. Percentages, means, and standard deviations were calculated. In addition the parametric t-test and ANOVA were used. Also, logistic regression analyses were used to determine which factors affect the depression and anxiety of nurses. Results indicated differences with a probability of less than or equal to 0.05 were accepted as significant. For statistical analysis, we used the statistical program SPSS 25. According to our results although religious practices can be a protective factor for both depression and anxiety, religious beliefs and experiences can increase the levels of depression and anxiety as well.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Religiosity, Nursing, Anxiety, Depression, Resilience.
Subjects: Science and knowledge. Organization. Computer science. Information. Documentation. Librarianship. Institutions. Publications > 3 Social Sciences > 37 Education > 37.01/.09 Special auxiliary table for theory, principles, methods and organization of education
Divisions: The Institute of Social and Political Psychology > Laboratory for Psychology of Small Groups and Inter-Group Relations
Depositing User: науковий с Віктор Ілларіонович Вус
Date Deposited: 20 Dec 2021 06:26
Last Modified: 20 Dec 2021 06:26


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