Comparative Study

| Published: June 15, 2017

A Psychological Study of Adjustment among Institutionalized and Non-Institutionalized Senior Citizens

Chauhan Ajay J

Ph.D. Scholar, Department Of Psychology, Saurashtra University, Rajkot, Gujarat, India Google Scholar More about the auther

DIP: 18.01.230/20170403

DOI: 10.25215/0403.230


The study was intended to examine the effect of Adjustment on Institutionalized and Non-Institutionalized Senior Citizens. The sample consists of 120 old senior citizens from different institute in Anand district area. The sample was selected from randomly. Adjustment was measured through a questionnaire ‘Old-Age Adjustment Inventory’ (SJOAI). Developed by Shamshad Hussain and Jasbirkaur (1995) were used. The inventory consists of 125 items with a response format of ‘yes’ or ‘no’. For data collection 2×2 factorial design was used. The data was analyzed by the t test. There will be no significant difference between Gender and Types Area in relation to Adjustment.

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ISSN 2348-5396

ISSN 2349-3429

DIP: 18.01.230/20170403

DOI: 10.25215/0403.230

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Published in   Volume 04, Issue 5, April-June, 2017

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