COMPARATIVE STUDY OF QUALITY OF LIFE AMONG PARENTS OF INTELLECTUALLY DISABLED AND NORMAL CHILDREN

P. Meenakshi

Abstract


The study focuses on the quality of life among parents of Intellectual disabled children and parents of normal
children(age 5-10 years),in urban areas of Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.Parents from both groups were given Quality of
Life Questionarie.The scores were compared and it shows parents of intellectually disabled children has decreased quality when compared
to parents of normal children. We are in need to enhance the quality of life of the parents with intellectual disabled children. So holistic
intervention care should be implemented in the mental health programme.


Keywords


Quality Of Life, Intellectual Disabled, Normal Intelligence Children, Holistic Intervention

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