The number of inmates with severe mental disorders in correctional facilities has been increasing at an alarming rate. Individuals with mental conditions appear in courts in much higher frequencies than in emergency rooms or psychiatric clinics. This seems to be the result of a mental health policy, which states that a person with mental disorder(s) … [Read more…]
Previous research has indicated that proactivity may be an important personality trait in determining a number of behavioral outcomes that might otherwise appear to be results of environmental factors. The current study investigated the relationship between proactive personality and academic success as well as stress among college students.