A Study of Incidence of Maladjustment among Students in Relation to Creativity at the Middle School Level

  • Dr. Nazir Ahmad Bhat


Creativity is a unique gift of nature. It is a highly valued human quality which has been known for a long time to have its influence on such spheres of human activity as scientific, technological, artistic and the like. The importance of creativity has never been underestimated by Psychologists generally, though the special attention it deserved has not been so far given to this field. Guilford in his 1950 Presidential Address to American Psychological Association spoke about the neglect by the scientific community of this important concept of creativity.

Keywords: Adjustment, Personal, Social, Maladjustment, Creativity.