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International Journal of Sociology and Humanities

Vol. 5, Issue 1, Part A (2023)

Impact of positive psychological capital on the psychological well-being of Social workers: The role of hope, efficacy, resilience, and optimism

Author(s):

Dr. Ritu Sharma and Himangi Tiwari

Abstract:

The social work profession can be psychologically demanding, and social workers are at risk of experiencing burnout and poor psychological well-being. Psychological capital has been shown to play a protective role in the well-being of individuals. This study aimed to investigate the impact of psychological capital on psychological well-being among social workers and the role of its four dimensions. A sample of 100 social workers completed questionnaires, assessing their psychological capital and psychological well-being. The data were analyzed using correlation and regression analysis. The results of this study indicate that psychological capital is positively associated with psychological well-being of social workers. The findings of this study leave implications for the field of social work, as interventions aimed at enhancing psychological capital may be effective in promoting well-being among social workers.

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International Journal of Sociology and Humanities
How to cite this article:
Dr. Ritu Sharma and Himangi Tiwari. Impact of positive psychological capital on the psychological well-being of Social workers: The role of hope, efficacy, resilience, and optimism. Int. J. Sociol. Humanit. 2023;5(1):05-09. DOI: 10.33545/26648679.2023.v5.i1a.33
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