International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 3, Issue 9, Part I (2017)
Spiritual well-being among adolescents
J Salathmary Metilda and Dr. K Kavitha Maheswari
Spirituality and faith provide an opportunity to detach from circumstances and observe life with clarity and integrity. This study is conducted to assess the level of spiritual well-being among adolescents. Descriptive research has been adopted for this project. The study was conducted among 11th std students of both urban and rural backgrounds. The researcher selected two schools from both urban and rural areas respectively in Tiruchirappalli. There were 224 students in both the schools formed the universe. Among the students of the above schools, 100 respondents were selected by using stratified disproportionate random sampling technique. 50 students from each school were selected to form the sample. The researcher used standard questionnaire on Spiritual well-being by Hall, T.W & Edwards, K.J. (1996) along with a self-prepared questionnaire covering socio demographic profile of the sample. The findings of the study revealed that majority of the respondents perceived low level of self-efficacy and a little more than half of the respondents have low life scheme and (63.0%) of the respondents perceived low level spiritual well-being.
How to cite this article:
J Salathmary Metilda and Dr. K Kavitha Maheswari. Spiritual well-being among adolescents. International Journal of Applied Research. 2017; 3(9): 572-575.