International Journal of Education and Psychological Research

(Print and Online Peer Reviewed Journal)

Print - ISSN: 2349 - 0853
e - ISSN: 2279 - 0179


(December 2015)

Marital Adjustment Among Patients With Depression

Authors: Anubha Srivastava

Pages: 21-25


This study explored marital adjustment among patients with depression. Beck Depression Inventory-II (BDI-II) ( Beck, Steel & Brown, 1996) and Marital Adjustment Inventory (Har Mohan Singh ,1972) were administered on a sample of 60 depressive patients (30 male and 30 female) with diagnosis of ICD10 were purposively selected for the present study, fulfilling the inclusion and exclusion criteria from Post Graduate Institute of Behavioral & Medical Sciences (PGIBAMS), Raipur, C.G. Patients were taken from both outdoor and indoor departments. Findings revealed that there are significant marital problems among depressive patients with males reporting comparatively more marital problems.