| Published: February 14, 2018
Understanding Mental Health of Adolescence: Need of Strong Nation
The present investigation is to find out the Mental health of deprived and Non-deprived adolescents in relation to their gender boys (Male) and girls (Females). The sample consisted of 200 Adolescents with Age between 16-18 years. Out of which 100 deprived adolescents (50 Male and 50 Females) and 100 Non deprived (50 Male and 50 Female) adolescents. For this purpose of investigation prolonged Deprivation scale by Dr.Girishwar Mishra, Dr.L.B. Tripathi and Mental Helath Battery by Arunkumar Singh and Alpanasen Gupta was used. The obtained data were analyzed through ‘f’ test to know the Mean difference between deprived and Non-deprived adolescents in relation to their gender. The result show that there is significant difference in Mental health of deprived and Non deprived adolescents. It means that the Non deprived adolescents are better on Mental health than deprived adolescents. Gender role is important in this investigation. The adolescent boys are significantly better on mental health than the adolescent girls.
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2018 © Senad R R
Received: December 31, 2018; Revision Received: January 22, 2018; Accepted: February 14, 2018
Published in Volume 06, Issue 1, January-March, 2018