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| Published: October 30, 2017

A Comparative Study of Anxiety Level of Enuretic and Non-Enuretic Children

Mrs. Kirti Chaurasia ,

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Millat college, Darbhanga, Bihar, India Google Scholar More about the auther

Prof. Bhupinder Singh

Professor, Department of psychology, Barkatullaha University, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India Google Scholar More about the auther

DIP: 18.01.002/20170501

DOI:10.25215/0501.002

ABSTRACT

Enuresis is more commonly known as bed-wetting. Enuresis is diagnosed when children repeatedly urinate in inappropriate places, such as clothing (during the day) or the bed (during the night). In most cases, the child\'s urination problem is involuntary in nature, and is perceived by the child as an unavoidable loss of urinary control. This condition is most likely a symptom of psychological stress, although physiological causes, such as bladder infection, should not be ruled out. In general, the causes of bedwetting are related to anxiety, life stress, and possibly trauma, both inside and outside the home. Psychological factors such as a stressful life situation (death of a parent) or birth of a new sibling, disturbed family patterns, and delay toilet training, personality characteristics, parenting style, anxiety or presence of other emotional problems may predispose factors of enuresis. Many Children with enuresis experience significant distress or impairment in their social, academic, or everyday lives and the disorder can also drastically affect their families. The aim of the study is to find out the Anxiety level of Enuretic and Non-Enuretic Children.Test Anxiety Scale for Children (TASC) questionnaire made by A. kumar to determine anxiety level administered over 80 (Boys and girls) children of enuretic and non-enuretic. Result showed that there is significant difference in anxiety level of enuretic and non-enuretic children (p<.01).
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Mrs. Kirti Chaurasia @ kchaurasia81@gmail.com

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ISSN 2348-5396

ISSN 2349-3429

DIP: 18.01.002/20170501

DOI:10.25215/0501.002

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Published in   Volume 05, Issue 1, October-December, 2017

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