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Korean Journal of Clinical Psychology - Vol. 39 , No. 4 , pp.274-286
ISSN: 2733-4538 (Online)
publication date 30 Nov 2020
Received 19 May 2020 Revised 29 Jul 2020 Accepted 19 Aug 2020
DOI: https://doi.org/10.15842/kjcp.2020.39.4.002

내면화된 수치심이 가해염려 사회불안 및 사회불안에 미치는 영향: 분노억제와 투사의 차별화된 매개효과
김혜원 ; 박기환
가톨릭대학교 심리학과

The Effects of Internalized Shame on Taijin-Kyofu-Sho and Social Anxiety: The Differential Mediating Process of Anger-In and Projection
Hye-Won Kim ; Kee-Hwan Park
Department of Psychology, The Catholic University of Korea, Bucheon, Korea
Correspondence to : Kee-Hwan Park, The Catholic University of Korea, 43 Jibong-ro, Bucheon, Korea; E-mail: psyclinic@catholic.ac.kr

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본 연구는 자신의 특성으로 인해 상대방을 불편하게 하거나 불쾌감을 줄까봐 심한 두려움을 보이는 가해염려 사회불안과 일반 사회불안에 내면화된 수치심이 영향을 미치는 과정에서 분노억제와 투사의 매개효과가 다른 양상으로 나타나는지 확인하고자 하였다. 이를 위하여 대학생 354명을 대상으로 자기보고식 설문을 실시하였으며, 수집된 자료를 이용하여 구조방정식 모형검증을 실시하였다. 본 연구의 결과를 요약하면 다음과 같다. 첫째, 내면화된 수치심, 분노억제, 투사, 가해염려 사회불안, 일반 사회불안 간에 유의한 정적 상관이 존재하였다. 둘째, 내면화된 수치심이 가해염려 사회불안에 영향을 미치는 과정에서 분노억제와 투사의 연속매개 경로는 유의한 것으로 드러났지만, 내면화된 수치심이 일반 사회불안에 영향을 미치는 과정에서 분노억제와 투사의 연속매개 경로는 유의하지 않은 것으로 나타났다. 단순매개효과에 있어 내면화된 수치심과 가해염려 사회불안의 관계에서 투사는 부분매개효과를 보인 반면, 분노억제의 매개효과는 유의하지 않았다. 이와는 상반되게 내면화된 수치심과 일반 사회불안의 관계에서 분노억제는 부분매개효과를 보인 반면, 투사의 매개효과는 유의하지 않았다. 본 연구결과는 내면화된 수치심이 가해염려 사회불안으로 가는 경로와 일반 사회불안으로 가는 경로가 다르다는 점을 시사하며, 선행연구들에서 미흡했던 가해염려 사회불안에 영향을 미치는 요인들 간의 관계에 대한 통합적 설명을 제시함으로써, 이들에 대한 보다 깊고 체계적인 이해를 제공할 것으로 기대된다.


This study examined the relationships among psychosocial variables related to social anxiety with concerns for offending others (Taijin Kyofusho Scale; TKS) compared to social anxiety disorder (SAD). For this purpose, 354 undergraduate students were asked to complete self-reporting questionnaires. The results were as follows. First, internalized shame, anger-in, projection, TKS, and SAD were significantly positively correlated. Second, while the relationship between internalized shame and TKS was sequentially mediated by anger-in and projection, the relationship between internalized shame and SAD was not. Interestingly, for the simple mediation effect in the relationship between internalized shame and TKS, projection showed a partial mediation effect, but anger-in had none. In the relationship between internalized shame and SAD, anger-in showed a partial mediation effect, but projection had none. Finally, future research directions, clinical implications, and the limitations of this study are discussed.

Keywords: Taijin Kyofusho, social anxiety, internalized shame, anger-in, projection
키워드: 가해염려 사회불안, 사회불안, 내면화된 수치심, 분노억제, 투사


This work was supported by the Catholic University of Korea, Research Fund, 2020.

Author contributions statement

Hye-Won Kim, graduate student at The Catholic University of Korea who is now a clinical psychology intern at Department of Neurology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, designed the study, collected and analyzed data, and led manuscript preparation. Kee-Hwan Park, professor at The Catholic University of Korea, served as the principal investigator of the research grant and supervised the research process. All authors provided critical feedback, participated in revision of the manuscript, and approved the final submission.

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