Comparing Stress Management Strategies and Impulsivity in Opioids, Moderators, and Stimulant Abusers

نوع مقاله: مقاله پژوهشی


1 Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Allameh Tabataba'i University, Tehran, Iran

2 M.A. Student of General Psychology, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Social Sciences, Razi University, Kermanshah, Iran

3 MA in Clinical Psychology, School of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran

4 Ph.D. Student of Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Allameh Tabataba'i University, Tehran, Iran


عنوان مقاله [English]

Comparing Stress Management Strategies and Impulsivity in Opioids, Moderators, and Stimulant Abusers

نویسندگان [English]

  • Ahmad Borjali 1
  • Raheleh Siah Kamari 2
  • Mohammad Jalalvand 3
  • sohaila shaii arani 3
  • Yousef Aazami 4
1 Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Allameh Tabataba'i University, Tehran, Iran
2 M.A. Student of General Psychology, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Social Sciences, Razi University, Kermanshah, Iran
3 MA in Clinical Psychology, School of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran
4 Ph.D. Student of Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Allameh Tabataba'i University, Tehran, Iran
چکیده [English]

The present study is aimed at dealing with stress management strategies and impulsivity in opiate abusers, sedative and stimulus is conducted. In the study, a causal-comparative method was adopted. Research participants included 180 drug users inhabiting the already determined addiction centers in Shiraz. They were selected using Available random sampling. To collect the data, stress management strategies and impulsivity scales were employed, and to analyze the results, descriptive statistical methods and variance analysis were used. The results indicated that abuse stimulating consumers significantly more than consumers emotion-centered use of opioids and moderator of coping strategies virgin (0.007), but abusers response-moderator (0.26) and opioids - moderator (0.43) were not significantly different. As well as the construction abusers significantly greater impulsivity as compared to the stimulus (0.012) and opioids (0.005) showed, but stimulants and opioids two groups had no significant differences in impulsivity variables (0.94). It can be said that the research is based on the type of substance, in terms of coping with stress and control of their impulsivity, of consumers stimulants other than using virgin materials more negatively of coping with stress and drug abuse-moderator of impulsivity than other people are experiencing abuse.

کلیدواژه‌ها [English]

  • Stress management
  • impulsivity
  • drug users
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