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Department of Psychology, PhD student Psychology Yerevan State University, Armenia
Abstract: The aim of research is to determine the effect of cognitive restructuring training on reducing nonorganic sexual problems of couples in Isfahan. And increasing its dimensions (sexual satisfaction, sexual motivation, sexual confidence, sexual pleasure, and sexual health). In this research experimental methods with preparing pretest and posttest with case and control group were used. The samples of this research were 120 couples that were selected randomly from the research community and were classified in two groups of test and control. The research instrument was Hooper sexual problems and Cognitive Restructuring learning. In this study case group was trained for 10 sessions, each session 2 hours, and at the end of this term, again the questionnaire was completed by both groups. And by using analysis of data covariance, were analyzed. Research results showed that educating cognitive restructuring on reducingthe total score of couples' sexual problems and all its dimensions. (P < 05/0). By reducing sexual problems, marital andsexual satisfaction will be increased and it will have a positive effect on couples' life . Because the cause of manypsychological distress and marital conflicts is resulting from lack of sexual satisfaction and years of ignoring the sexualinstinct in humans has had irreversible effects on social and marital relationships and has collapsed many families,finding some solutions for resolving sexual problems seems necessary. This study showed that cognitive restructuring can be taught alongside other methods of therapy for marital problems and disputes arising from sexual problems.
[Mahshid Sasanpour. The influence of cognitive restructuring training on reducing Non organic sexual problems of couple. Life Sci J 2012;9(1):797-802 ]. (ISSN: 1097-8135). http://www.lifesciencesite.com. 115
Key words: Cognitive restructuring, sexual problems, sexual satisfaction, couples. Full Text 115