The Role of Self-Efficacy and Resilience in Nurses' Quality of Life

Minoo Razmpush, Khosro Ramezani, Alireza Maredpoor, Pir Hossein Koulivand, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Yasooj Branch, Islamic Azad University, Yasooj, Iran, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Yasooj Branch, Islamic Azad University, Yasooj, Iran, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Yasooj Branch, Islamic Azad University, Yasooj, Iran, Shefa Neuroscience Research Center, Khatam Alanbia Hospital, Tehran, Iran
2019 The Neuroscience Journal of Shefaye Khatam  
Positive psychology, along with the repair of injuries, moves towards optimizing the quality of life. The quality of life of nurses is very important high levels of work s tress of nurses can affect their quality of life and consequently the quality and quantity of patient care. The purpose of this research was to inves tigate the role of self-efficacy and resilience in the quality of life of nurses. Materials and Methods: The present s tudy was a descriptive-correlational s tudy. The
more » ... tudy. The population was nurses working in Tehran in 2016-2017. The sample consis ts of 200 individuals selected by random sampling method. Subjects completed World Health Organization Quality of Life Ques tionnaire, Scherer Self-efficacy and Connor and Davidson Resilience Ques tionnaire. Results: Self-efficacy significantly increases the quality of life of nurses in Tehran hospitals by 0.266. In addition, the contribution of the resilience variables was significant (0.385) in predicting the quality of life of nurses in this city. Self-efficacy and resiliency can together account for 33.6% of variance in nursing quality of life. Conclusion: Resiliency skills training and increasing the psychological capabilities, especially self-efficacy, are effective approaches for improving the nurses' quality of life.
doi:10.29252/shefa.7.1.34 fatcat:gz5zvau55fhqtpzqthr3is72ca