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The effect of marital satisfaction in mothers on anxiety of adolescent girls

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It is known that many factors impact on anxiety in female adolescents. The aim of this study is investigating effect of marital satisfaction in mothers on anxiety of adolescent girls. The population under study consists of all the girl students of third grade of guidance schools of Tehran; among which 144 students of Tehran fourth education region were selected based on Multi-stage cluster sampling Method. The participants filled up Cattell `S Anxiety and Enrich Marital Satisfaction Questionnaires. The Result Analyzed with Correlation and regression. Result showed that Marital satisfaction and marital dissatisfaction of mothers, both, have influence on prediction female adolescents’ anxiety. Marital satisfaction of mothers predicts better the anxiety and marital dissatisfaction increase anxiety in girl adolescents. These results have implications for families and consultants that will be discussed in this article.
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  • Department of Psychology, Payame Noor University, PO BOX 19395 - 3697, Tehran, Iran
  • Department of Psychology, Payame Noor University, PO BOX 19395 - 3697, Tehran, Iran
  • Department of Psychology, Payame Noor University, PO BOX 19395 - 3697, Tehran, Iran
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