9.4 MENTAL HEALTH One of the most important aims of education is to help the individual in making adjustment with the changing environment. It is the mental health which helps the person to adjust in the environment. Mental health stands for the health of the mind an Carter V. Good in the dictionary of Education (1959 P. 263) has termed it as. The wholesomeness of the mind It is a state or condition on which an individual feels a sense of well being. This condition also provides an individual the capacity to be resilient to the stresses her / meets and to respond to these challenges without having to compromise his well being. This also makes him productive and fruitful for himself and his community.