The Moderating Effect of Occupation on the Relationship between Anger and Mental Health among Extroverted and Introverted Women


This study intends to investigate the moderating effect of occupation on the associations between anger and mental health between introverted and extroverted women. Available sampling was used for collecting the data. Sample consisted of 384 women including 192 employed women and 192 housewives women (Mean age = 31.63). A self-administered questionnaire was prepared for the participants. Instruments in the present study included general health questionnaire (GHQ- 28), aggression as well as the scale that assessed respondents’ introversion and extroversion. Results showed that aggression negatively related to mental health. In contrast, there was positive relation-ship between control wrath and mental health. Meaningly, women with high level of conciliation tended to possess high mental health. Furthermore, occupation didn’t play the moderating role in the associations between anger and mental health between introverted and extroverted women.

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Safara, M. and Keshavarz, S. (2015) The Moderating Effect of Occupation on the Relationship between Anger and Mental Health among Extroverted and Introverted Women. Open Journal of Medical Psychology, 4, 111-115. doi: 10.4236/ojmp.2015.44011.

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