| Published: June 25, 2015
Perceived Stress and Coping among Rural Adolescent Girls in India
Ph.D Scholar, Department of Psychiatric Social Work, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS),Bengaluru, Karnataka State, India. PIN-560029) Google Scholar More about the auther
A cross sectional study was conducted among 120 adolescent girls from rural area (of Calicut, Kerala), India. Findings showed lesser level of stress but adopted maladaptive coping strategies. Importance of mental health programme in schools and colleges targeting adolescent girls was discussed.
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© 2015 I G Ragesh, C Sabitha, A Anita, A Haza
Received: March 22, 2015; Revision Received: April 19, 2015; Accepted: June 25, 2015
Published in Volume 02, Issue 3, April-June, 2015