The present study was focused to assess the level Mental Health in Hockey Players. A group of 40 subjects (20 district and 20 state) aged 17-25 years participated in the study. The purposive sampling technique was used to attain the objectives of the study. All the subjects, after having been informed about the objective and protocol of the study, gave their consent and volunteered to participate in this study. Mental Health Battery constructed by Singh and Gupta for measuring all the dimensions of mental health of the subjects and their overall health. The six areas of mental health covered by this battery are; Emotional Stability, Overall Adjustment, Autonomy, Security-Insecurity and Intelligence. The battery consisted of 130 items covering all the areas of Mental Health. To determine the significant differences between district players and state hockey players, unpaired t-test was employed for data analyses. To test the hypothesis, the level of significance was set at 0.05. The results of Mental Health (i.e., Emotional Stability, Overall Adjustment, Autonomy, Security-Insecurity and Intelligence between Hockey players of district and state are presented in table-1. In case of Mental Health, insignificant between-group differences were found for all sub-variables.
Indian Member 40.00
Others Member 3.00