| Published: December 25, 2016
Mental Health Problems of Parents with Intellectually Disabled Child
The purpose of the present study was to investigate the mental health of parents with intellectually disabled children (N=78) their mean age was 36.43 years. Another group of 100 parents were taken as a control group, who blessed with a normal child; their mean age was 37.24 years. Jodhpur Multiphasic Personality Inventory (JMPI) was administered individually to all of them. Results indicate that parents with intellectually disabled child scored higher on the elderly subjects scored significantly higher on MD, Heb, Sc (s). PD, Sc.PA, F, As, CR. Ph.D. Ne, SI, PU, ANR and Hy. D. categories of Form A of JMPI than the control group.
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© 2016 Soni M, Jain N
Received: October 12, 2016; Revision Received: November 15, 2016; Accepted: December 25, 2016
Published in Volume 04, Issue 8, October-December, 2016