Comparative Study

| Published: April 25, 2021

Comparison of Psychological Distress in CBSE and State School Students

Nitin Nishad

M.Sc Forensic Psychology, SFSRM, Rashtriya Raksha University, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India Google Scholar More about the auther


DOI: 10.25215/0902.008


Psychological distress is a term used to describe unpleasant feelings or emotions that has an impact on our level of functioning. It is a psychological discomfort that interferes with our activities of daily living. Sadness, anxiety, distraction are manifestations of psychological distress.  It results in anger management problems, hallucinations, delusions and belief that our thoughts are not our own. This study is trying to find out the level of psychological distress in both CBSE and state school students studying in tenth standard. The sample will be 125 students from both CBSE and state schools. This study will be conducted using psychological distress scale (PDS). It is found that, there were no differences in psychological distress of both CBSE and State school students.

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ISSN 2349-3429


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Published in   Volume 09, Issue 2, April-June, 2021