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Author(s): A. K. Agarwal, A. K. Govila

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Address: State Institute of Health Management and Communication, Gwalior (M.P.)

Published In:   Volume - 8,      Issue - 1,     Year - 1995


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Agarwal and Govila (1995). Knowledge, Attitude and Practice Study of Various Aspects of Mental health Among Attendants of Mentally ill Persons. Journal of Ravishankar University (Part-B: Science), 8(1), pp. 89-94.



Journal of Ravishankar University (Part-B: Science), 8(1), pp. 89-94. 1995

Knowledge, Attitude and Practice Study of Various Aspects of Mental health Among Attendants of Mentally ill Persons

A. K. Agarwal and A. K. Govila

State Institute of Health Management and Communication, Gwalior (M.P.)

Ms:  Received 27.9.94, Revised 7.4.95, Accepted 19.6.95

Absract:  A study has been under taken to asses knowledge, Attitude and practices among attendants of mentally ill persons about various aspects of mental Health. Out of 1156 attendants, 61.54% Urban and 77.55% rural attendents reveals Heredity, Evil Eve, Jadoo-Tona,  God  wishes  are responsible  for mental illness. Only 3.07% and 8.65% of rural and urban attendents respectively have knowledge of one or more warning signals of poor mental health, 5.33% of urban attendents and 2.06% of rural attendents have no idea of running psychiatric clinic in medical College Hospitals in the state. It is interesting to note that majority of respondents of both rural and urban community was ready to provide employment   of mentaily ill persons on completion of the treatment if oppertunity arises.

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