Perceived Family Functioning and Suicidal Ideation Among University Students: Hopelessness as a Moderator

Asadollah Akbari, Leili Panaghi, Mojtaba Habibi, Mansoure Alsadat Sadeghi
2017 Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology  
Objectives The present study aims to determine whether the association between family function and suicidal ideation on one hand and correlation of family functions and hopelessness on the other hand can be supposed that hopelessness acts as a moderator in the association between family functions and suicidal ideation. Methods For this, 373 accessible Shahid Beheshti students were selected and measured with self-reporting means. After performing Family Assessment Devices, Beck Hopelessness
more » ... k Hopelessness Scale and Beck scale for suicidal ideation, the gathered data were analyzed through simple correlation and hierarchical regression by SPSS 19. Results There are significant positive correlations between understanding total family function and hopelessness, family function and suicidal ideation and also between hopelessness and suicidal ideation of students. Therefore, hopelessness has a moderating role in the association between understanding family function and suicidal ideation. Conclusions The association between family function and suicidal ideation increases at higher levels of hopelessness while in lower levels of hopelessness, this association is not significant. Citation: Akbari A, Panaghi L, Habibi M, Sadeghi MA. [Perceived Family Functioning and Suicidal Ideation Among University Students: Hopelessness as a Moderator (Persian)]. ‫ادراک‬ ،(r=0/40 ,P≤0/001) ‫ناامیدی‬ ‫و‬ ‫خانواده‬ ‫کلی‬ ‫کارکرد‬ ‫ادراک‬ ‫بین‬ ‫که‬ ‫داد‬ ‫نشان‬ ‫تحلیل‬ ‫این‬ ‫نتایج‬ ‫ها‬ ‫یافته‬ ‫یافته‬ ‫دارد.‬ ‫وجود‬ ‫معناداری‬ ‫مثبت‬ ‫همبستگی‬ (r=0/63 ،P≤0/001) ‫دانشجویان‬ ‫خودکشی‬ ‫افکار‬ ‫و‬ ‫ناامیدی‬ ‫بین‬ ‫و‬ (r=0/34،P≤0/001) ‫خودکشی‬ ‫است.‬ ‫ناامیدی‬ ‫کننده‬ ‫تعدیل‬ ‫نقش‬ ‫تأیید‬ ‫پژوهش،‬ ‫این‬ ‫دیگر‬ ‫مهم‬ ‫ناامیدی‬ ‫پایین‬ ‫سطوح‬ ‫در‬ ‫که‬ ‫درحالی‬ ‫شود،‬ ‫می‬ ‫بیشتر‬ ‫ناامیدی‬ ‫باالی‬ ‫سطوح‬ ‫در‬ ‫خودکشی‬ ‫افکار‬ ‫و‬ ‫خانواده‬ ‫کلی‬ ‫کارکرد‬ ‫ادراک‬ ‫رابطه‬ ‫گیری‬ ‫نتیجه‬ ‫نیست.‬ ‫چشمگیر‬ ‫رابطه‬ ‫این‬ ‫ها:‬ ‫کلیدواژه‬ ‫کارکرد‬ ‫خودکشی،‬ ‫افکار‬ ‫ناامیدی‬ ‫خانواده،‬ 1395 ‫خرداد‬ 18 ‫دریافت:‬ ‫تاریخ‬ 1395 ‫مهر‬ 12 ‫پذیرش:‬ ‫تاریخ‬ * P<0/01 ; ** P<0/05 ‫ایران‬ ‫بالینی‬ ‫روانشناسی‬ ‫و‬ ‫روانپزشکی‬ ‫مجله‬ Akbari A, et al. Perceived Family Functioning and Suicidal Ideation Among University Students: Hopelessness as a Moderator. IJPCP. 2017; 22(4):284-291.
doi:10.18869/nirp.ijpcp.22.4.284 fatcat:fkam2jh5hvg6potqg6geth5tqm