Acta Scientific Neurology (ASNE) (ISSN: 2582-1121)

Research Article Volume 3 Issue 11

The Protective Role of Self-Efficacy for Resilience in the COVID-19 Period

Andrea Kövesdi*, Krisztina Törő, Éva Hadházi, Szabolcs Takács, Sándor Rózsa, Gábor Csikós and Rita F Földi

Resilient Development Positive Research Group, Károli Gáspár Református University, Institute of Psychology, Budapest, Hungary

*Corresponding Author: Andrea Kövesdi, Resilient Development Positive Research Group, Károli Gáspár Református University, Institute of Psychology, Budapest, Hungary.

Received: September 26, 2020; Published: October 28, 2020



  The aim of our research group is to examine the protection of mental health during a pandemic. In our April 2020 study, we analyzed the association between stress, health anxiety and self-efficacy in terms of resilience. The study included 684 persons, arranged by parents and their children. Women are overrepresented in the sample. Based on the results, we can say that parental health anxiety and perceived stress reduce resilience. And self-efficacy is a protective factor for both parental and child resilience.

Keywords: Stress; Health Anxiety; Self-Efficacy; Resilience



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Citation: Andrea Kövesdi., et al. “The Protective Role of Self-Efficacy for Resilience in the COVID-19 Period". Acta Scientific Neurology 3.11 (2020): 87-91.


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