International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 2, Issue 8, Part I (2016)
Parental separation and anxiety among adolescent girls
M Jeyaseelan and Latha Munuswamy
This study endeavored to find out the level of anxiety among adolescent girls of separated parents. Students between the age group of 11 to 16 were the samples for this study. They were all doing their schooling in the government girl’s higher secondary school, Bargur, Krishnagiri Dist. Tamilnadu. By using convenience sampling 31 samples were selected. Children of widows, orphans and semi orphans were freed from the study. To measure the level of anxiety of adolescent girls of separated parents, Christian R. Komor’s Anxiety self-rating scale was administered. The research software SPSS 20.0 was used to analyze the data. It was found out in this study that the parental separation causes anxiety in the adolescent girl’s lives.
How to cite this article:
M Jeyaseelan, Latha Munuswamy. Parental separation and anxiety among adolescent girls. Int J Appl Res 2016;2(8):572-575.