The relationship between mental health and social solidarity among apartment residents in shahrekord, iran.

Ganji, Forouzan. and Nekooee, Afsaneh. and Safdari Dehcheshmeh, Faranak. and Parvin, Neda. and Shafei, Akbar. and Ganji, Hanife. (2012) The relationship between mental health and social solidarity among apartment residents in shahrekord, iran. Iranian journal of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, 6 (1). pp. 20-5. ISSN 1735-8639

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Abstract

OBJECTIVE To examine the relationship between psychological well-being and social solidarity of apartment residents in Shahrekord, Iran. METHODS A sample of 200 apartment dwellers was selected randomly. Fessler Social Solidarity Inventory and General Health Questionnaire were used to gather data. RESULTS Using partial correlation test and having controlled the effect of age, sex and education, we found significant relationship between mental health and social solidarity (r = 0.47; p= 0.023). After controlling education and marital status, it was also revealed that women were in a better solidarity situation compared to men (p< 0.05). CONCLUSION There is a relation between the mental health and social solidarity of apartment residents in Sharekord. Good mental health accompanied with better social solidarity.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Apartment resident Individualsí relations Mental health Social solidarity
Subjects: W General medicine- Health professions > W.20.55 H9 special topics A-Z (Human expenmentation)
WM Psychiatry
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine
Depositing User: zahra bagheri .
Date Deposited: 15 Aug 2017 04:08
Last Modified: 15 Apr 2018 05:35
URI: http://eprints.skums.ac.ir/id/eprint/2958

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