The COVID-19 outbreak has uncovered healthcare professionals (HPs) to elevated workloads and a excessive threat of contagion. The current research aimed toward analyzing the results of the COVID-19 outbreak on the psychological well being of HPs in Italy, investigating the position of attachment model, character traits, and sociodemographic variables. An on-line survey was administered from 18 to 22 March 2020. Respondents have been 296 HPs (77% feminine, 23% male; aged 21–77 years). The measures employed have been a sociodemographic questionnaire, the Personality Inventory for DSM-5-BF (PID-5-BF), the Attachment Style Questionnaire (ASQ), and the Depression, Anxiety and Stress Scale–21 (DASS-21). The findings confirmed that PID-5-BF Negative Affect, feminine gender, and ASQ Preoccupation with Relationships predicted excessive ranges of stress, anxiousness, and melancholy, respectively. Furthermore, PID-5-BF Detachment predicted greater psychological misery, as captured in the DASS-21 complete rating and DASS-21 Depression rating, and having an contaminated liked one was related to excessive psychological misery. Overall, the outcomes counsel that HPs are experiencing excessive charges of psychological misery in the course of the pandemic, and that particular attachment kinds and character traits is perhaps helpful in figuring out these at best threat for growing psychological well being signs.
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