Advanced

KASAM och Self-efficacy i relation till mental ohälsa bland arbetslösa

Klintner, Caroline LU and Larsson, Jennie LU (2010) PSYK01 20101
Department of Psychology
Abstract
The aim of the current study was to examine the relation between self-efficacy, sense of coherence and general mental health in unemployed individuals. The study was based on Antonovsky’s concept sense of coherence and Bandura’s concept of self-efficacy. A questionnaire was constructed based on the SOC scale, the general self-efficacy scale and the general health questionnaire. The sample consisted of 217 unemployed individuals who were all members of the Swedish organization Trygghetsrådet. The results indicated that self-efficacy and SOC are highly correlated with general mental health, where SOC was the main contributor to the explained variance in general mental health. However both SOC and self-efficacy contributed with unique... (More)
The aim of the current study was to examine the relation between self-efficacy, sense of coherence and general mental health in unemployed individuals. The study was based on Antonovsky’s concept sense of coherence and Bandura’s concept of self-efficacy. A questionnaire was constructed based on the SOC scale, the general self-efficacy scale and the general health questionnaire. The sample consisted of 217 unemployed individuals who were all members of the Swedish organization Trygghetsrådet. The results indicated that self-efficacy and SOC are highly correlated with general mental health, where SOC was the main contributor to the explained variance in general mental health. However both SOC and self-efficacy contributed with unique explained variance in general mental health. (Less)
Please use this url to cite or link to this publication:
author
Klintner, Caroline LU and Larsson, Jennie LU
supervisor
organization
course
PSYK01 20101
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
KASAM, self-efficacy, arbetslöshet, mental ohälsa.
language
Swedish
id
1613436
date added to LUP
2010-06-10 16:51:56
date last changed
2010-06-10 16:51:56
@misc{1613436,
  abstract     = {The aim of the current study was to examine the relation between self-efficacy, sense of coherence and general mental health in unemployed individuals. The study was based on Antonovsky’s concept sense of coherence and Bandura’s concept of self-efficacy. A questionnaire was constructed based on the SOC scale, the general self-efficacy scale and the general health questionnaire. The sample consisted of 217 unemployed individuals who were all members of the Swedish organization Trygghetsrådet. The results indicated that self-efficacy and SOC are highly correlated with general mental health, where SOC was the main contributor to the explained variance in general mental health. However both SOC and self-efficacy contributed with unique explained variance in general mental health.},
  author       = {Klintner, Caroline and Larsson, Jennie},
  keyword      = {KASAM,self-efficacy,arbetslöshet,mental ohälsa.},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {KASAM och Self-efficacy i relation till mental ohälsa bland arbetslösa},
  year         = {2010},
}