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JBRMS 2014, 1(3): 14-20 Back to browse issues page
The effectiveness of instructing hardiness components on anxiety level of National Olympic Committee personnel in Islamic Republic of Iran
Loghman Keshavarz , Morteza Rezaeesoufi , Abolfazl Farahani , Hematolah Bastami
, hemmat_bastami@yahoo.com
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Introduction: The aim of this research was to determine the effectiveness of instructing hardiness components on anxiety level of National Olympic Committee personnel. Materials and methods: The study was a semi-experimental research. The statistical population included all the personnel of the National Olympic Committee of Islamic Republic of Iran employed in 2013-2014 who contained 117 individuals. Simple random sampling method was used to recruit 25 participants (15 males and 10 females) for the study. The research tools used in the study were hardiness and Ketel's anxiety questionnaires. Data were analyzed through SPSS software using independent t-test and multivariate regression. Results: Findings showed that the mean of anxiety changed before and after instructing hardiness components because all the meaningful values were less than 0.05 of significance level. In a word, instructing hardiness component influenced anxiety. Conclusion: Results of this research indicated that hardiness predicts the changes related to the hardiness problems to a large extent. Therefore, it explains the negative relation of hardiness with anxiety. It means that this technique reduces anxiety and increases the efficiency and effectiveness in the organization as much as individuals learn the technique to oppose the stress by instructing hardiness. These results represent the important role of instructing hardiness to decline work anxiety.
Keywords: Hardiness, anxiety, Olympic Committee personnel
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Type of Study: Review Article | Subject: Psychology
Received: 2014/08/26 | Accepted: 2014/10/5 | Published: 2014/12/24
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Keshavarz L, Rezaeesoufi M, Farahani A, Bastami H. The effectiveness of instructing hardiness components on anxiety level of National Olympic Committee personnel in Islamic Republic of Iran. JBRMS. 2014; 1 (3) :14-20
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