Degree : Psychology of the Disabled Children
Supervisor : Abu Al Ghasem Mehri Nejad
The present research is aimed at investigating the degree of depression among shahed and non _ shahed students comparatively. The hypothesis of the research claims that the degree of depression among shahed students is higher than that of the non _ shahe students.
The research community is composed of the students in regions 8, 11, 15 and 20 of Tehran from among whom the researcher has chosen 100 students as sample.
The means of research is depression questionnaire of Beck. In order to analyze the data collected the student T _ Test was used.
The results indicate that there is not meaningful difference between the degree of depression among the shahed and non _ shahed students.