Journal of Sports Science and Nutrition

P-ISSN: 2707-7012, E-ISSN: 2707-7020
Printed Journal   |   Refereed Journal   |   Peer Reviewed Journal

Journal of Sports Science and Nutrition

2020, Vol. 1, Issue 2, Part A

Impact of family type on disordered personality of sportspersons


Author(s): Dr. Dev Raj Yadav

Abstract: The aim of the present study was carried out to study personality disorder among sportspersons in the background of type of family. To conduct the study 130 sportspersons (Average age 24.82 years) of both sexes who took part in national level competitions were selected as sample. Out of these selected subjects, 65 sportspersons belonged to nuclear family while 65 sportspersons came from joint families. Personality disorders of selected subjects was assessed by Jodhpur Multiphasic Personality Inventory prepared by Joshi and Malik (1981). It was found that personality disorders namely anxiety, conversion-reaction, hysteriadissociate, and phobia respectively was found to be in higher magnitude in sportspersons belonging to nuclear families as compared to their counterparts i.e., sportspersons belonging to joint families while other forms of personality disorders viz. obsessive-compulsive reaction, depression, neurasthenia and social Introversion respectively was not significantly affected by sportspersons family structure. It was concluded that type of family is a significant influencing factor on disordered personality of sportspersons

Pages: 59-60 | Views: 98 | Downloads: 39

Download Full Article: Click Here
How to cite this article:
Dr. Dev Raj Yadav. Impact of family type on disordered personality of sportspersons. J Sports Sci Nutr 2020;1(2):59-60.
Journal of Sports Science and Nutrition