The Mediating Role of Psychological Hardiness in the Relationship of Religious Orientation, Self-Efficacy and Self-Concept with Addiction Tendency

Fatemeh Jalilean-Kaseb, Hojat Khah, Alireza Rashidi, Fatemeh Jalilean-Kaseb, Mohsen Khah, Alireza Rashidi
2017 unpublished
Objective: This study aimed to investigate the mediating role of psychological hardiness in the relationship of religious orientation, self-efficacy, and self-concept with tendency to addiction. Method: This study was a descriptive-correlational research. The research population included male bachelor's students of Razi University among whom 358 students were selected by multistage cluster sampling method. Allport's Religious Orientation scale, Scherrer's Self-Efficacy Questionnaire, Beck
more » ... onnaire, Beck Self-Esteem Scale, Ahvaz Hardiness Inventory and Addiction Potential (APS) were used for data collection purposes. Results: The results indicated that self-efficacy, self-concept, and intrinsic religious orientation have a significant negative relationship with tendency to addiction with the mediating role of through psychological hardiness. Conclusion: Due to the impact of the research variables on tendency to addiction, the results of this study can be used in practical programs in the field of addiction prevention and treatment.