Influence of psychological health on teenager's personality formation

  • O.A. Gulbs Pavlo Tychyna Uman State Pedagogical University
  • O. V. Kobets Pavlo Tychyna Uman State Pedagogical University
  • V.V. Ponomarenko Pavlo Tychyna Uman State Pedagogical University


The article considers the main aspects of the study of the psychological health of adolescents, the criteria for mental health and factors affecting its formation, the state of the problem of mental health in the current conditions of life of adolescents. Mental health in the psychological context is considered as a relatively stable personality, which allows adolescents to consciously take into account their physical and mental capabilities, as well as the surrounding natural and social conditions, to meet individual, biological and social needs based on the normal functioning of the psychophysical systems, which ensure the achievement of emotional well-being.  Mental health is harmonious, balanced, and able to self-fulfillment of their vital needs personality.  Its ability to self-management is associated with such qualities as purposefulness, activity, adequate self-control.  The mental processes of a healthy adolescent are characterized by the maximum approximation of subjective images to the reflection of objects of reality, adequate self-perception, developed ability to focus, keep in memory information, the ability to logical processing of information, critical thinking, and creativity.  Consideration of certain aspects is only an initial stage in the study of the psychological health of adolescents.


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Gulbs, O., Kobets, O., & Ponomarenko, V. (2017). Influence of psychological health on teenager’s personality formation. Fundamental and Applied Researches in Practice of Leading Scientific Schools, 24(6), 56-59. Retrieved from