Academic journal article Journal of the Indian Academy of Applied Psychology

Life Skills for Quality Life

Academic journal article Journal of the Indian Academy of Applied Psychology

Life Skills for Quality Life

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G. Venkatesh Kumar and Panch. Ramalingam (eds) (2012). Life Skills for Quality Life, Puducherry Co-operative Book Society, #17, 14th Street, Krishna Nagar, Puducherry - 605 008. pp. 232, Price: Rs.550/Life

skills programmes are important in enhancing the overall health and particularly, the mental health in every part of the world. Governmental organisations, and non-governmental organisations at national and international levels, have initiated several significant measures to impart life skills education in schools and colleges. The assumption of this exercise will eventually result in improving the quality of life, by controlling/eliminating the spectre of poverty, hunger, and disease.

The edited volume has 22 papers, which were initially presented on the theme of Life Skills for Quality Life at the 46th National and 15th International Conferences of the Indian Academy of Applied Psychology (IAAP) in 2011. Papers by scholars deal with diverse issues involved in Life Skills for Quality Life. Psychological variables of self-sufficiency, occupational stress, perceptions and interpersonal emotional competence, emotional intelligence, mental retardation, quality thinking, neurological illness, personality traits, creativity, depression, etc. …

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