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Relación entre estilos y estrategias de afrontamiento y bienestar psicológico en adolescentes

Psicothema (Impact Factor: 0.96). 01/2002; 14(2).
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ABSTRACT Las estrategias de afrontamiento utilizadas por los adolescentes pueden incidir en su desarrollo psicológico. En el presente trabajo se estudió la relación entre el afrontamiento y el bienestar psicológico, así como la incidencia de la edad y el género sobre estas variables. La muestra está formada por 417 adolescentes entre 15 y 18 años. Las estrategias de afrontamiento se evaluaron con el ACS (Frydenberg y Lewis, 1996a) y el bienestar psicológico con el BIEPS (Casullo y Castro, 2000). Los resultados señalan una escasa relación de la edad con el afrontamiento y el bienestar psicológico. En cuanto al género, las mujeres poseen mayor repertorio de estrategias de afrontamiento y menos habilidad para afrontar los problemas que los varones. El nivel de bienestar psicológico establece diferencias más claras respecto a las estrategias de afrontamiento utilizadas que la edad y el género.

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