The main objective of this research paper is to acquire an understanding of psychological
problems among students, particularly within the academic learning and achievement of
academic goals. The research population contains all the primary schools of District of Rawalpindi. Twenty primary
schools were selected as sample of the study. Moreover 20 teachers, 20 parents and 40 students selected from each
primary school. The study objectives were 1) To identify the psychological problems to students on primary level.
2) To study and examine why these psychological problems emerged and how
to take precautionary steps to reduce them. The Interviews were as a research
instrument. Data was collected and analysis revealed the following conclusion:
The major causes of psychological problems among students were academic
problems, learning disabilities, and exam stress. It is also recommended that
newly hired teachers be trained in child psychology before they have the
responsibility to teach children.
1-Muhammad Zaigham Qadeer Associate Professor, Faculty of Education, AIOU, Islamabad, Pakistan.2-Mumtaz Gul Khan Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Development, Ghizer Campus Karakoram International University, Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan.3-Abdul Shakoor PhD, Department of Education, Sarhad University of Science and IT Peshawar, KP, Pakistan