International Journal of Education and Psychological Research
(Print and Online Peer Reviewed Journal)
Authors: Dr. Sandeep Panchal , Pretty Yadav
The aim of the current study was to investigate the relationship between Day Time Sleepiness, Fear of COVID-19 and Emotional Adjustment among Adolescent. The sample consists of total 136(84 female & 52 male) with in age range of 14-20 years. The Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS) (Johns, 1991), Generalized Fear of COVID-19 Scale (Ahorsu, et. al., 2020), and Adolescentâ€™s Emotional Adjustment Inventory (AEAI), (Patil, 1989) were used. The data were analysed by using descriptive statistics i.e. Mean and SD, Pearsonâ€™s Product Moment correlation and step wise multiple regression analysis. The results indicated that Day Time Sleepiness (r = .19, p<.05) and fear of COVID-19 (r = .31, p<.01) have significant positive relation with emotional adjustment among adolescent. The step wise regression analysis found fear of COVID-19 (R2 = .09, p<.001) is a predicator of emotional adjustment which accounts 09% of variance in emotional adjustment among adolescents.