Happy and healthy: The hypothesis of correlation between subjective well-being and psychological health and its role in late adulthood

  • IRYNA HORBAL Ivan Franko Lviv national University Ukraine
Keywords: subjective well-being, happiness, psychological well-being, psychological health, old-aged people, late adulthood

Abstract

Subjective well-being as an emotional-cognitive assessment of person’s life is an impor-tant aspect of psychological health and positive functioning in general. The hypothesis of connection between subjective well-being, psychological well-being and psychological health is presented. This correlation is very important in late adulthood for ensuring happy obsolescence but has some specifi c peculiarities due to the elderly people’s age and indivi-dual traits. Subjective well-being is a background for effective inner work of summarizing person’s previous life that is the main purpose in old age

Published
2020-01-12
How to Cite
HORBAL, I. (2020). Happy and healthy: The hypothesis of correlation between subjective well-being and psychological health and its role in late adulthood. Journal of Education Culture and Society, 3(2), 36-48. https://doi.org/10.15503/jecs20122.36.48