Journal of Psychology & Psychotherapy

Journal of Psychology & Psychotherapy
Open Access

ISSN: 2161-0487

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Kristina Paulauskaite

Human Study Center Ltd., Vilnius, Lithuania

  • Original Research Article   
    The Impact of Quarantine on Emotions during the COVID-19 Pandemic
    Author(s): Gintaras Chomentauskas, Edita Dereskeviciute, Guste Kalanaviciute*, Rasa Alisauskiene and Kristina Paulauskaite

    The unprecedented lockdown in Lithuania due to COVID-19 pandemic lasted for 92 days from March 15th to June 16th, 2020 producing profound changes in lifestyles and routines of population. It is not clear, what emotional responses this evoked in different groups of population. The goal of the current study was to research the emotional changes of the different gender and age groups of Lithuania population during the quarantine. From March 30th to June 8th, 2020 representative samples of Lithuanian citizens 18–74 years of age were surveyed five times on their emotional states. In total, 2634 participants answered questions from Gallup’s Global Emotions Report to evaluate their anxiety, sadness, anger, enjoyment, calmness, stress, and physical pain. Significant gender and age differences on emotion prevalence were found. During the five polls taken, more women were found to r.. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2161-0487.21.11.390

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