International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development


International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
Vol. 8, Issue 6 (2021)

“A study on mental health problems of adolescent” with special reference to Coimbatore districts


Merlin Jenefer K, M Punitha

Mental health problems are very universal among adolescent. This may be due to the truth that attending family members to a difficult time for many traditional and non-traditional among adolescent. Adolescent after effecting high school are typically younger, depend on parents for financial support, and do not work or work part-time. Thus, in addition to stress related to academic load, these adolescent may have to face the task of taking on more adult-like responsibilities lacking having yet mastered the skills and cognitive maturity of adulthood. Descriptive research design and simple random sampling technique was adopted for the study. A sample size of 60 was collected using interview scheduled. This study concludes that (61%) of the respondents are having good level of mental health, (24%) of the respondents are having moderate level of mental health and the remaining (15%) of the respondents are having poor level of mental health.
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