Title: Sentido de vida y bienestar psicológico en adultos emergentes españoles
Other Titles: Meaning in life and psychological well-being in spanish emerging adults
Sentido de vida e bem-estar psicológico em adultos emergentes espanhóis
Authors: García-Alandete, Joaquín
Martínez, Eva Rosa
Sellés Nohales, Pilar
Soucase Lozano, Beatriz
Keywords: SENTIDO DE VIDA
VACÍO EXISTENCIAL
PROPÓSITO VITAL
BIENESTAR PSICOLÓGICO
ADULTEZ EMERGENTE
MEANING IN LIFE
LACK OF MEANING
PURPOSE-IN-LIFE
PSYCHOLOGICAL WELL-BEING
EMERGING ADULTHOOD
BEM-ESTAR PSICOLÓGICO
MATURIDADE EMERGENTE
VAZIO EXISTENCIAL
Issue Date: Feb-2018
Publisher: Universidad Católica de Colombia. Facultad de Psicología
Citation: García-Alandete, J., Rosa Martínez, E., Sellés Nohales, P., & Soucase Lozano, B. (2017). Meaning in life and psychological well-being in spanish emerging adults-Sentido de vida y bienestar psicológico en adultos emergentes españoles-Sentido de vida e bem-estar psicológico em adultos emergentes espanhóis. Acta Colombiana de Psicología, 21(1). Recuperado de http://editorial.ucatolica.edu.co/ojsucatolica/revistas_ucatolica/index.php/acta-colombiana-psicologia/article/view/1292
Abstract: Sentir que la vida tiene sentido y experimentar bienestar psicológico son una importante tarea evolutiva en la adultez emergente, quizá más que en cualquier otra etapa evolutiva, debido a su carácter transicional y a sus características en las sociedades occidentales. En este estudio se analizan las relaciones entre sentido de la vida y bienestar psicológico, así como las diferencias en bienestar psicológico en función del nivel de sentido de vida (vacío existencial, indefinición de sentido y experiencia de sentido) en una muestra de 333 adultos emergentes españoles (224 mujeres y 109 hombres) con edades entre 17 y 26 años, M = 21.06, DT = 2.23. Como instrumentos, se utilizaron versiones españolas del test Purpose-In-Life y de las Escalas de Bienestar Psicológico de Ryff. Como resultado, el coeficiente de correlación de Spearman mostró una relación positiva y significativa entre sentido de vida y bienestar psicológico (global y dimensiones), mientras que el test de KruskalWallis mostró diferencias significativas en bienestar psicológico entre los grupos de vacío existencial, indefinición de sentido y experiencia de sentido, excepto en la dimensión de Autonomía, en la cual solo fue significativa la diferencia entre experiencia de sentido e indefinición de sentido. El sentido de vida se relacionó con los aspectos cognitivos, emocionales y motivacionales que apuntan directamente al bienestar subjetivo, es decir: autovaloración positiva y autoaceptación, percepción y experiencia de libertad, responsabilidad y autodeterminación, visión positiva de la vida como un todo y del futuro, propósito y compromiso con metas existenciales importantes, autotrascendencia y apertura a los demás, afrontamiento integrativo pero no resignado de la adversidad, y satisfacción vital y autorrealización.
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