Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mithat DURAK Clinical Psychologist

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Mithat DURAK, 05.02.2009, Bolu

What are the Factors Related to Depressive Symptoms among Patients Suffering Diabetes Mellitus?

Abstract

Schaefer and Moos developed a model describing the relative contribution ofenvironmental resources, individual resources, event related factors, impact of eventand coping on significant life events. In the present study, the theoretical model was modified to examine factors associated with depression in a sample of patients sufferingdiabetes mellitus. Structural equation model revealed that both individual (self-esteemand self-efficacy) and environmental resources (social support received from family,friends and significant others) had indirect effects on depressive symptoms throughthe effect of event-related factors (perceived prognosis and perceived threat), impactof event (rumination, avoidance and hypervigilance) and coping (planful problemfocused, seeking social support, escape-avoidance, accepting responsibility, refuge infate and refuge in supernatural forces). Results are discussed in the frame of currentliterature.This research was supported by grant from The Scientific and Technological ResearchCouncil of Turkey (TUBITAK-SOBAG-109K528)


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    Senol-Durak, E., Durak, M., Bozo-Irkin, O., Elagoz, F. O., & Kilicli, M. F. (2011, 31 August - 3 September). What are the factors related to depressive symptoms among patients suffering diabetes mellitus? (oral presentation). Paper presented at the The 11th European Conference on Psychological Assessment, University of Latvia, Riga, Latvia.

  • MLA

    What Are the Factors Related to Depressive Symptoms among Patients Suffering Diabetes Mellitus? (Oral Presentation). The 11th European Conference on Psychological Assessment. 31 August - 3 September 2011. Print.

  • AMA

    Senol-Durak E, Durak M, Bozo-Irkin O, Elagoz FO, Kilicli MF. What are the factors related to depressive symptoms among patients suffering diabetes mellitus? (oral presentation). Paper presented at: The 11th European Conference on Psychological Assessment; 31 August - 3 September, 2011; University of Latvia, Riga, Latvia.

  • Turabian - Chicago 15th

    Senol-Durak, Emre, Mithat Durak, Ozlem Bozo-Irkin, Feride Ozlem Elagoz, and Mehmet Fatih Kilicli. "What Are the Factors Related to Depressive Symptoms among Patients Suffering Diabetes Mellitus? (Oral Presentation)." In The 11th European Conference on Psychological Assessment, 119-120. University of Latvia, Riga, Latvia, 2011.

  • Vancouver

    Senol-Durak E, Durak M, Bozo-Irkin O, Elagoz FO, Kilicli MF, editors. What are the factors related to depressive symptoms among patients suffering diabetes mellitus? (oral presentation). The 11th European Conference on Psychological Assessment; 2011 31 August - 3 September; University of Latvia, Riga, Latvia.

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                ORAL PRESENTATION, The 11th European Conference on Psychological Assessment, University of Latvia, Riga, Latvia, 2011
                Emre Şenol- Durak, Mithat Durak, Özlem Bozo- İrkin, and Feride Özlem Elagöz

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