Adaptation to the loss of a loved one: the role of social constraints, emotional intelligence and rumination

Aksöz Efe, İdil
Erdur Baker, Özgür
Adaptation to the loss of a loved one: the role of social constraints, emotional intelligence and rumination Objective: After the loss of a loved one, individuals experience different adaptation processes and several variables may impact this process. This study hypothesis that emotional intelligence, rumination levels, and perceptions of social constraints effect adaptation and functioning levels of grieving individuals. Therefore, the current study aims to explore the relationships among social constraints, emotional intelligence, rumination, traumatic perception of death and adaptation to the loss. Method: Social Constraints Scale, Ruminative Responses Scale, Trait Meta-Mood Scale, and Two-Track Bereavement Questionnaire were administered to 323 (222 females and 101 males) adults. SEM results showed acceptable fit to the data ( ? 2 (334) = 723.05, p
15th. European Congress of Psychology, (11 - 14 Temmuz 2017)


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İ. Aksöz Efe and Ö. Erdur Baker, “Adaptation to the loss of a loved one: the role of social constraints, emotional intelligence and rumination,” presented at the 15th. European Congress of Psychology, (11 - 14 Temmuz 2017), 2017, Accessed: 00, 2021. [Online]. Available: