The relationship between emotional intelligence and addiction potential tendency pre-university students

Ghanbari talab, Mohammad. and Ghanbari, Ali. and Tahmasebi Kahyany, Fatemeh and Naderi Lordejani, Maryam. (2013) The relationship between emotional intelligence and addiction potential tendency pre-university students. journal of shahrekord university of medical sciences, 15 (3).


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Background and aims: Unfavorable emotional growth in adults may lead to addiction. This study investigated the relationship between emotional intelligence and students’ potential talent pertaining to addiction. Methods: This study is a descriptive analytical study. All male students of pre-universities in Shahrekord city participated in this study One hundred and twelve participnts were chosen based on the stage cluster sampling. In order to collect data emotional intelligence questionnaire and addictive potential survey (APS) were used. Data were analyzed based on Pearson and regression correlation. Results: The results Showed that there is a negative significant relationship among the emotional intelligence (P<0.05, r=-0.37), emotional save order (P<0.01 r=-0.63, P<0.01 r=-0.60) and emotional usability (P<0.01 r=-0.51, P<0.01 r=-0.49) in students resident in city and in rural area respectively and addiction vulnerability. Emotional intelligence and emotional save order components have the potential to predict the addiction tendency (P<0.01). Conclusion: Lack of emotional intelligence is one of the major factors that affect drug using tendency in students. Therefore, training is necessary for students.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Addiction vulnerability, Emotional intelligence, Pre-university students
Subjects: WA Public Health
WM Psychiatry
Divisions: Reserach Vice-Chancellar Department > Journal of Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences
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Date Deposited: 18 Sep 2017 05:34
Last Modified: 15 May 2018 05:34

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