نوع مقاله : مقاله پژوهشی
1 کارشناسی ارشد، دانشکده روان شناسی و علوم تربیتی، واحد خمین، دانشگاه آزاد اسلامی، خمین، ایران.
2 دانشیار، گروه مشاوره، واحد خمین، دانشگاه آزاد اسلامی، خمین، ایران.
عنوان مقاله [English]
Introduction: Nowadays, rapid growth in the internet technology has strongly affected the communicational processes particularly intra-family communication .The present study was aimed to investigate the relationship between internet addiction and marital disaffection and satisfaction in married students of Islamic Azad University, Khomeini Shahr Branch.
Material and Methods: In this descriptive study, 380 married students (242 females and 138 males) were included using stratified random sampling method. The data gathering tools were Yang’s internet addiction scale, Painz’s marital disaffection questionnaire and Graham B Spenir’s marital satisfaction scale. Pearson correlation was applied for the data analysis at 0.05 error level.
Results: The mean age of the participants was 25.4±3.62 (SD) years. While a negative significant association was observed between the internet addiction rate and marital satisfaction i (-0.87, p= 0.001) this association was positive for disaffection status (p<0.001, r=0.75).
Conclusion: According to the findings of this study, unusual usage of internet may have an adverse effect on marital relationship.