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The relationship between mental toughness and happiness in veteran and disable athletes in Shiraz in 2016
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Objectives: The effects of war on the psychological aspects of the attention of many researchers, but it that investigation of both happiness and mental toughness in veteran and disable athletes had not been seriously considered. The aim of was this study relationship between happiness and mental toughness in veteran and disable athletes.
Methods: this study had descriptive cross sectional method. The population consist of all veteran and disable athletes in Shiraz in 2016, that 100 person were selected by available sampling method. They filled the Oxford Happiness Questionnaire by Argyle (1989) and Mental Toughness Questionnaire by Clough (2002). Data analysis was performed using correlation coefficient and multiple regression analysis. Data were analyzed using SPSS software version 18 and significant levels (p <0.05)
Results: The results showed that the correlation coefficients obtained from the relationship between happiness with total score of mental strength (r = 0.453), and scores of challenge sub-scales (r = 0.592), commitment (r = 230.2), emotional control (R = 0.258), confidence in ability (r = 0.497) and interpersonal trust (r = 0.228) are meaningful (p <0.05), but the correlation coefficient between happiness and life control R = 184 / r) is not significant (p <0.05). Also results showed that challenge and ability confidence predicted happiness.
Conclusion: The existence of a positive and significant relationship between mental toughness and happiness and their high in veteran and disable athletes shows that physical activity increases mental toughness and happiness and generally mental health among veteran and disable athletes.
Keywords: happiness, mental toughness, veteran and disable, athletes
     
Type of Study: Research | Subject: ect
Received: 2017/10/5 | Accepted: 2018/01/24 | Published: 2018/02/17
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