9.4.2 : Importance of Mental Health- Mental health has much wider scope than physical health as it aims for the development of wholesome balanced and integrated personality.
115 Mental health is very important because of following things 1. Helps in the development of desirable personality – Mental health helps in the development of a wholesome, well-balanced and integrated personality. 2. Helps in proper emotional development – The individual who enjoy good mental health are supposed to demonstrate proper emotional maturity in their behaviours. On the other side, those who are tense, disintegrated and mentally unhealthy demonstrate sudden emotional outburst. 3. Helps in proper social development- Ones mental health helps one in becoming sociable and establishing proper social relationships in the society.