International Journal of Home Science
2022, VOL. 8 ISSUE 1, PART B
Adolescents’ thoughts for suicidal ideation
Author(s): Dr. Rashi Rastogi and Dr. Chandra Kumari
Suicidal Ideation is a significant public health issue among adolescents. Suicidal ideations are often the originator of suicide. The aim of the study was to explore the thoughts related to suicidal ideation among adolescents. Random Sampling technique was used in the study, where samples were drawn from Meerut city. The sample size of the study was1680 students from class 8th to 12th, divided into two categories (840Non-Suicidal ideation students and 840 High Suicidal Ideation Students). General Information Blank and Suicidal Ideation Questionnaire (Renolds, 1988) were used to assessed the participant. SPSS version 20.0 for windows was used to analyze and interpret the data. The data were analyzed by frequency, percentage and mean. The result demonstrated that adolescents who were reclining in the category of high suicidal ideation are pre-occupied with the high frequency of thoughts related to suicidal ideation rather than non-suicidal ideation.
How to cite this article:
Dr. Rashi Rastogi, Dr. Chandra Kumari. Adolescents’ thoughts for suicidal ideation. Int J Home Sci 2022;8(1):88-90.