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DOI 10.1007/s10508-013-0164-3 Luhmann, M., Bohn, J., Holtmann, J., Koch, T., & Eid, M.
Therapy to correct distorted thinking was found to be the most effective, which was confirmed through a study by Masi et. Their difficulty interpreting social cues means they can be unintentionally asocial and this can exacerbate their feelings of disconnection. (2012) looked at a 12-week social skills training called PEERS for Young Adults in particular led to sharply decreased loneliness and increased ratings of social skills by parents or other social supports around them. (2015) found that, as expected, young adults in relationships were far likely to be lonely and to identify low social support. Journal Of Autism & Developmental Disorders,43(3), 687-694 8p.
Those that do purse partners may find themselves unable to cope with the natural levels of rejection that everyone goes through and therefore give up before they find a willing partner. Loneliness and attention to social threat in young adults: Findings from an eye tracker study.
As a result: Loneliness levels of candidate teachers have significant and positive direction effect on internet addiction.
On the other hand internet addiction of teacher candidates affects their loneliness levels in positive direction and significantly.
A meta-analysis of interventions to reduce loneliness.
Loneliness in the Daily Lives of Young Adults: Testing a Socio-cognitive Model. They may interpret neutral stimuli as negative and therefore become hopeless, believing that they are being rejected when no such rejection has occurred. al., (2015) in their meta-review explored a number of potential targets of existing work to reduce loneliness.