The Effectiveness of Participation in Recreational-Sport Activities on Quality of Life in Women with Schizophrenia

Introduction: A lot of people who suffer from psychological diseases declare how physical activities play a significant role in various aspects of quality of life. This study was aimed to investigate the effects of the participation of women with Schizophrenia in recreational and physical activities...

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Main Authors: Mitra Fakhraee Aghdam, Anahita Khodabakhshi-Koolaee, Mahnaz Khatiban
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Published: Hamadan University of Medical Sciences 2017-11-01
Series:مراقبت پرستاری و مامایی ابن سینا
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Online Access:http://nmj.umsha.ac.ir/article-1-1704-en.html
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spelling doaj-ca51fcb67e55420f8e8b709adcecefc52020-11-25T03:07:26ZfasHamadan University of Medical Sciences مراقبت پرستاری و مامایی ابن سینا2676-57482676-57482017-11-01254131139The Effectiveness of Participation in Recreational-Sport Activities on Quality of Life in Women with SchizophreniaMitra Fakhraee Aghdam0Anahita Khodabakhshi-Koolaee1Mahnaz Khatiban2 Department of Counseling, Faculty of Humanities, Islamic Azad University, Branch Of Central, Tehran, Iran Department of Psychology & Education, Faculty of Humanities, Khatam University, Tehran, Iran Mother & Child Care Research Center, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran Introduction: A lot of people who suffer from psychological diseases declare how physical activities play a significant role in various aspects of quality of life. This study was aimed to investigate the effects of the participation of women with Schizophrenia in recreational and physical activities. Methods:  Research design was Semi-experimental. The statistical society consisted of all women referred to Razi psychiatric hospital in 2015. Among them 24 were selected by purposive sampling and were divided into two groups (12 experimental and 12 control). Experimental group received 12 sessions of recreational physical activity, 3 times a week. Research instruments was Quality of Life Questionnaire which has four sub-scales of public health, environmental health, mental health and physical health and were performed  pre-test and post-test. The data was analyzed using univariate and multivariate analysis of covariance and SPSS23. Results: According to the findings there was a significant difference between the two groups in the total score of quality of life (F=91.82, sig=0.001). Moreover, the significant difference has been indicated in sub-scales of questionnaire like; physical health (F=34.39, sig=0.001), mental health (F=27.24, sig=0.001), social health (F=59.63, sig=0.001), and environmental health (F=80.81, sig=0.001). Conclusion: The results showed that Participation in recreational sports activities, improves quality of life in people with chronic mental disorders. In Addition, participation in Physical - recreational activities leads to increased physical, mental, social and environmental health of these patients.http://nmj.umsha.ac.ir/article-1-1704-en.htmlrecreational-sport activityquality of lifeschizophrenia.
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Mahnaz Khatiban
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Anahita Khodabakhshi-Koolaee
Mahnaz Khatiban
The Effectiveness of Participation in Recreational-Sport Activities on Quality of Life in Women with Schizophrenia
مراقبت پرستاری و مامایی ابن سینا
recreational-sport activity
quality of life
schizophrenia.
author_facet Mitra Fakhraee Aghdam
Anahita Khodabakhshi-Koolaee
Mahnaz Khatiban
author_sort Mitra Fakhraee Aghdam
title The Effectiveness of Participation in Recreational-Sport Activities on Quality of Life in Women with Schizophrenia
title_short The Effectiveness of Participation in Recreational-Sport Activities on Quality of Life in Women with Schizophrenia
title_full The Effectiveness of Participation in Recreational-Sport Activities on Quality of Life in Women with Schizophrenia
title_fullStr The Effectiveness of Participation in Recreational-Sport Activities on Quality of Life in Women with Schizophrenia
title_full_unstemmed The Effectiveness of Participation in Recreational-Sport Activities on Quality of Life in Women with Schizophrenia
title_sort effectiveness of participation in recreational-sport activities on quality of life in women with schizophrenia
publisher Hamadan University of Medical Sciences
series مراقبت پرستاری و مامایی ابن سینا
issn 2676-5748
2676-5748
publishDate 2017-11-01
description Introduction: A lot of people who suffer from psychological diseases declare how physical activities play a significant role in various aspects of quality of life. This study was aimed to investigate the effects of the participation of women with Schizophrenia in recreational and physical activities. Methods:  Research design was Semi-experimental. The statistical society consisted of all women referred to Razi psychiatric hospital in 2015. Among them 24 were selected by purposive sampling and were divided into two groups (12 experimental and 12 control). Experimental group received 12 sessions of recreational physical activity, 3 times a week. Research instruments was Quality of Life Questionnaire which has four sub-scales of public health, environmental health, mental health and physical health and were performed  pre-test and post-test. The data was analyzed using univariate and multivariate analysis of covariance and SPSS23. Results: According to the findings there was a significant difference between the two groups in the total score of quality of life (F=91.82, sig=0.001). Moreover, the significant difference has been indicated in sub-scales of questionnaire like; physical health (F=34.39, sig=0.001), mental health (F=27.24, sig=0.001), social health (F=59.63, sig=0.001), and environmental health (F=80.81, sig=0.001). Conclusion: The results showed that Participation in recreational sports activities, improves quality of life in people with chronic mental disorders. In Addition, participation in Physical - recreational activities leads to increased physical, mental, social and environmental health of these patients.
topic recreational-sport activity
quality of life
schizophrenia.
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