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Psychological Hardiness and Coping Strategies to Deal with Traumatic Event at Algerian Firefighters

  • Lahcene Bouabdellah
  • Idir Bensalem
  • Mohamed Mokdad
  • Houda Kherbache
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 819)

Abstract

The purpose of this study is to investigate the psychological hardiness and coping strategies among Algerian firefighters.

The study used the quantitative method (cross-sectional survey).

Data were collected using the Scale of Psychological hardiness [1], and Ways of Coping Check List (WCC) [2].

The study sample consisted of (99) firefighters.

It has been found that both psychological hardiness, and coping strategies increased over time among Algerian firefighters.

Keywords

Algerian firefighters Psychological hardiness Coping strategies 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Sétif University 2SétifAlgeria
  2. 2.University of BahrainSakhirBahrain

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