ROLE OF EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGISTS IN MENTAL HEALTH OF STUDENTS

Mental health has become an integral part of all organizations especially schools and this was proven with the proper evaluation of school-based psychology intervention by Educational psychologists that is happening in the schools of Israel in order to enhance the mental health of not only the students but also the educational staff. The results of the intervention by Educational psychologists proved that there was a decrease in the general anxiety, distress and depression symptoms among the participants that came from the schools that laid emphasis on mental health. Thus, it would be appropriate to say that a student who studies in a school that practices intervention by Educational psychologists helps in dealing with their mental health in a better manner.

Keywords: School Intervention by Educational psychologists, Positive-psychology, Mental-health, Well-being, Adolescents.

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