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A study on the Structural Equation Modeling of Interpersonal problem, Stress coping strategy, Mental health of University students at risk of Smartphone addiction

스마트폰중독 위험군 대학생의 대인관계문제, 스트레스 대처방식, 정신건강의 구조모형분석

Lee, Yu-ri;Park, Jeong-Sook
이유리;박정숙

  • Received : 2018.12.31
  • Accepted : 2019.02.20
  • Published : 2019.02.28

Abstract

This study aimed to analyze the relationship between interpersonal problem, stress coping strategies and mental health for university students at risk of smartphone addiction using a structural equation modeling. Key results of the analysis were as follows. The interpersonal problem increased the severity of mental health. Stress coping strategies had partial mediating effects in the relationship between interpersonal problem and mental health. Passive coping strategy was risk factor and Active coping strategy was protective factor. Based on these results, various interventions for improving mental health for university students at risk of smartphone addiction were suggested.

Keywords

University students at risk of smartphone addiction;Interpersonal problem;Stress coping strategies;Mental health;Structural equation modeling

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