عنوان مقاله [English]
Internet addiction is a type of psychosocial disorder, which is accompanied by symptoms of emotional disorders and disintegration of social relationships. Its increasing prevalence has shown the necessity of identifying its causes, consequences and complications. Therefore, the present study was conducted with the aim of Internet addiction prediction based on alexitymia, self-differentiation and self-control in housewives. The current research was of applied type and among descriptive and correlation research. The statistical population of the current study consisted of all housewives in Tehran in 1400. 250 of them were selected by multistag cluster random sampling method . Then they responded to Internet addiction, alexitymia, differentiation and self-control questionnaires. Pearson's correlation coefficient and multiple regressions were used to analyze the data. The findings indicated alexitymia negativelty, and differentiayion of self and self-control positively predicted internet addiction . Based on this, it can be concluded that by reducing emotional alexitymia and increasing self-differentiation and self-control in housewives, it is possible to reduce internet addiction in them.