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Year : 2019  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 36-40

Explanation of dyadic adjustment model based on components of schema modes and coping styles in blended and normal families


Department of Psychology, Qom Branch, Islamic Azad University, Qom, Iran

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Dr. Majid Zargham Hajebi
Department of Psychology, Qom Branch, Islamic Azad University, Qom
Iran
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/iahs.iahs_46_18

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Aims: The lack of adjustment of couples is not only devastating families but also ruin family relationships in second marriage. The aim of the study was to explain the couples' adjustment model based on the components of the schematic modes and coping styles among blended and normal families. Materials and Methods: The research method was descriptive from type of correlation. The statistical population consisted of normal and blended families of Mazandaran. Samples were selected through stratified random sampling (313 normal and 250 blended). To gather the data, the Spaniel Marital Adjustment Scale (1976), schematic questionnaire (1999), and the Ultra Extreme Compensation Questionnaire (1994) were used. To analyze the data, path analysis was used. Results: The findings showed that in both families, childhood and dysfunctional modes predict couple adjustment in a negative way (P < 0.05), and dysfunctional parenting mode has negative significant effect on couples adjustment in normal and not significant in blended families. The healthy adult mode has positive significant effect in normal and nonsignificant effect on the blended couples. Conclusions: Based on the findings, especially in the blended families that is the weakness of healthy adult modes and the emotional changes of couples in the components of the schematic modes suggest a decline in the compatibility of the spouses.


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