International Journal of Yogic, Human Movement and Sports Sciences
2019, Vol. 4 Issue 2, Part A
Effective yogic intervention to maintain the anxiety level on HIV affected adolescents
AUTHOR(S): Dr. Maneesh VM and Dr. V Suseela
The study was designed to find out the effect of yogic practices on psychological variable anxiety among HIV affected adolescents. The pretest and posttest repeated measures experimental design developed to reach the goal of the study, 30 boys were having HIV staying at child care center in Puducherry city aged between 13 to 19 selected underwent for yoga practices for 24 weeks, five days for a week for a maximum of one hour in the evening, the test were conducted before and after the training of each three months. The variable measured by Hamilton anxiety rating scale (HAM-A) questionnaire. The data were statistically analyzed by using computer/SPSS. Repeated Measures ANOVA was done to determine the significance difference and tested at 0.05 level of significance. The result of the study was showed that there was a significant difference on anxiety before and after the yogic practices; hence the hypotheses were accepted at 0.05 level of confidence. The conclusion was that there was a significance difference in anxiety before and after the yogic practices among HIV affected adolescents.
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Dr. Maneesh VM and Dr. V Suseela. Effective yogic intervention to maintain the anxiety level on HIV affected adolescents. International Journal of Yogic, Human Movement and Sports Sciences. 2019; 4(2): 31-34.