Health  Vol.5 No.2 , February 2013
Coping style and mental health on high school students

Objective: To explore the coping of high school students and its relationship to mental health. Methods: Make a survey upon 320 students through coping questionnaire and MSMH. Results: High school students often resort to problem solving and appeal to coping factors. No distinct gender difference is found in coping . There are different degrees of correlation between coping and mental health. Remarkable grade difference is shown in the factor of appealing in coping and the three factors of compulsion, anxiety and mental imbalance in mental health. Conclusion: Relatively mature coping has come into existence among high school students, but more guidance and assistance are in need in cultivating the coping and improving the mental health.

Cite this paper: Wang, Z. (2013) Coping style and mental health on high school students. Health, 5, 170-174. doi: 10.4236/health.2013.52023.

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