In collaboration with Payame Noor University and Iranian Health Psychology

Document Type : research


1 General Psychology, Islamic Azad University, Shahrekord Branch, Shahrekord, Iran

2 Department of psychology,Shahrekord Branch,Islamic Azad University,Shahrekord,Iran


Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Motivational Interview Group ‌Therapy on Pain Self-Efficacy and Resilience of Patients with Multiple Sclerosis
Objective: Multiple sclerosis affects the quality of life of patients due to its association with numerous neurological problems; it may lead to job loss and reduced participation in social activities and, in general, have a negative impact on their professional and social life.
Method: In the present study, the effectiveness of motivational interview group therapy on pain self-efficacy and resilience of patients with multiple sclerosis was investigated. The present study is quasi-experimental in which 24 patients were selected from the population of patients with multiple sclerosis in Borujen city in Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province, using the convenience sampling method. Research tools included pain self-efficacy (. Data analysis was performed by repeated variance analysis using SPSS-22 software.
Results: The results showed that motivational interview group therapy had a significant effect on increasing pain self-efficacy (Partial ŋ2= 0.24, p = 0.002, F = 6.92). Also, motivational interview group therapy had a significant effect on increasing resilience (Partial ŋ2 = 0.58, p = 0.001, F = 30.06). The present study showed that motivational interview group therapy improves pain self-efficacy and resilience of patients with multiple sclerosis.
Conclusion: Accordingly, in the process of motivational interview group therapy, patients learn to become aware of the mental process by teaching behavioral, cognitive, and metacognitive strategies, and in this way, they improve the resilience and pain self-efficacy.


Article Title [Persian]

بررسی اثربخشی گروه‌درمانی مصاحبه انگیزشی بر خودکارآمدی درد و تاب‌آوری بیماران مبتلا به مولتیپل اسکلروزیس

Authors [Persian]

  • رضا احمدی 1
  • شهلا فرهزاد بروجنی 1
  • احمد غضنفری 2
  • طیبه شریفی 2

1 روان‌شناسی عمومی، دانشگاه آزاد اسلامی واحد شهرکرد، شهرکرد، ایران

2 گروه روانشناسی دانشگاه آزاد اسلامی واحد شهرکرد

Abstract [Persian]

افراد مبتلا به مولتیپل‌اسکلروزیس به دلیل آنکه با مشکلات بیشمار عصب‏شناختی همراه است، کیفیت زندگی مبتلایان را تحت‏ تأثیر قرار می‏دهد. به گونه‏ای که این بیماری می‌تواند منجر به از دست دادن اشتغال و کاهش مشارکت در فعالیت‌های اجتماعی شود و به طور کلی، تأثیر منفی بر زندگی شغلی و اجتماعی افراد مبتلا داشته باشد. در پژوهش حاضر اثربخشی گروه‌درمانی مصاحبه انگیزشی بر خودکارآمدی درد و تاب‌آوری بیماران مبتلا به مولتیپل‌اسکلروزیس مورد بررسی قرار گرفت. مطالعۀ حاضر نیمه آزمایشی است، که از جامعۀ بیماران مبتلا به مولتیپل‌اسکلروزیس شهرستان بروجن در استان چهارمحال و بختیاری، 24 بیمار با استفاده از روش نمونه‌گیری در دسترس انتخاب شدند. ابزارهای پژوهش، شامل پرسشنامه‌های خودکارآمدی درد و تاب‌آوری بود. تجزیه و تحلیل داده‌ها با روش تحلیل واریانس با اندازه‌گیری مکرر با استفاده از نرم‌افزارSPSS-22 انجام شد. نتایج نشان داد گروه‌درمانی مصاحبه انگیزشی بر افزایش خودکارآمدی درد (24/0=Partial ŋ2، 002/0=p ، 92/6=F) تأثیر معناداری داشت، همچنین، گروه‌درمانی مصاحبه انگیزشی نیز بر افزایش تاب‌آوری (58/0=Partial ŋ2، 001/0=p ، 06/30=F) تأثیر معناداری داشت. پژوهش حاضر نشان داد گروه‌درمانی مصاحبه انگیزشی، میزان خودکارآمدی درد و تاب‌آوری بیماران مبتلا به مولتیپل‌اسکلروزیس را بهبود می‌بخشد. بر این اساس، بیماران در فرایند گروه‌درمانی مصاحبه انگیزشی، یاد می‌گیرند به فرایند ذهنی از طریق آموزش راهبردهای رفتاری، شناختی و فراشناختی آگاهی یابند، و در این مسیر، میزان خودکارآمدی درد و تاب-آوری را بهبود می‌دهند.

Keywords [Persian]

  • تاب‌آوری
  • خودکارآمدی درد
  • گروه‌درمانی مصاحبه انگیزشی
  • اختلال مولتیپل‌اسکلروزیس
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