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Effectiveness of Spiritual Components Training on Life Satisfaction of Persian Orphan Adolescents
Journal of Religion and Health (2016)
  • Seyed Mohammad, Kalantarkousheh, دکتر سید محمد کلانتر کوشه
Abstract
This study was performed with the purpose of determining the effectiveness of
spiritual components training on life satisfaction of Persian orphan adolescents. The study
population was from female adolescents of two orphanages located in Kerman, Iran. They
were randomly divided into two experimental and two control groups (each group
including ten members). The experimental groups were received the spiritual training in
ten sessions (spiritual training included components such as image of God, relationship
with God, Tawwakul, searching for meaning during difficulties and pain), whereas the
control groups were in the waiting list. Life satisfaction questionnaire was completed by
one experimental and one control group before the training; and also after it, all four
groups filled out the mentioned questionnaire. The analysis of covariance on the results
revealed that spiritual components training had a significant positive effect on life satisfaction
of the experimental groups in comparison with the control groups. Lastly, discussion,
conclusion, some suggestions and directions were indicated.
Keywords
  • Spiritual components  Image of God  Relationship with God  Tawwakul  Life satisfaction  Orphan adolescence
Publication Date
Spring May 25, 2016
DOI
10.1007/s10943-016-0256-1
Citation Information
Seyed Mohammad, Kalantarkousheh, دکتر سید محمد کلانتر کوشه. "Effectiveness of Spiritual Components Training on Life Satisfaction of Persian Orphan Adolescents" Journal of Religion and Health (2016)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/kalantar/44/