Research Article

Psychosocial Problems among School Going Adolescents in Nepal

Table 2

Categorization of respondents’ psychosocial problems.

n = 287


Internalizing Problems
(Anxiety and /or Depression)
 No Impairment15955.4
 Significant Impairment12844.6
Attention Deficit Problems
 No Impairment21374.2
 Significant Impairment7425.8
Externalizing Problems
 No Problem27595.8
 Significant Problems with Conduct124.2

Note. Internalizing Problem = children with scores of 5 or higher (significant impairment). Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder and Externalizing Problem = children with scores 7 or higher (significant impairment).