Comparison the effectiveness of Logotherapy Based on Rumi's Thought with acceptance and commitment therapy on the psychological well-being of elderly

Asghar Noruzi, Alireza Moradi, Karim Zamani, Jafar Hassani
2017 Journal of Research in Psychological Health  
Abstracts The purpose of this study was to compare the effectiveness of logo therapy based on Rumi's thoughts with acceptance and commitment therapy on the psychological well-being of the elderly. The research method was a multi-group with pre-test-post-test design. The statistical population consisted of all elderly people who were 60 years old and older in Sari city in 2017, among them 66 elderlies (46 women and 20 men) were selected using simple random sampling from elderly referred to
more » ... y referred to centers rehabilitation of the daily welfare of elderly people in Sari city and assigned to experimental and control groups randomly. A psychological well-being questionnaire (Reef, 1989) was used to collect information. For the first group experimental, the logo therapy based on Molana's thoughts was executed in 8 sessions of 75 minutes and for the second group, acceptance and commitment therapy was provided in 8 sessions of 75 minutes whereas control groups have any training during this period. The results of the mixed analysis variance showed that the logo therapy based on Rumi's thoughts and acceptance and commitment therapy can increase the psychological well-being and It 's components of the elderly. Also, the results showed that there is no significant difference between the effectiveness of the two groups of psychological well-being of the elderly. These results can document to using logo therapy based on Rumi's thoughts and acceptance and commitment therapy in psychological rehabilitation courses for the elderly.
doi:10.29252/rph.11.3.41 fatcat:pxz2lui6zralrjjycrcihyh53q