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Penyesuaian Diri Pada Lansia Yang Tinggal Di Panti Wreda

Qomarudin, Ahmad (2010) Penyesuaian Diri Pada Lansia Yang Tinggal Di Panti Wreda. Other thesis, University of Muhammadiyah Malang.


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The decision to locate parents or elderly relatives in institution are often done to address the increasing needs of physically and emotionally in the family and it is also possible to cause stress on the elderly, because the elderly who live in institution will be faced by different situations with the live in their own home. Henceforth, it will encourage them to make adjustments toward their lives in harmony and work well as they expect. But in reality, not all elderly who live in institution succeeded, for there are changes and social transitions that they face make it difficult for them to do as they expected before. The purpose of this research is to find out this information The study involved 3 elderly subjects having difficulty to adjust their lives. In order to provide a big picture of elderly living in institution of these subjects, then the researcher is using qualitative descriptive research, and data collection in the form of semi-structured interview techniques and non-participant observation. The Validity Of the data verified using the method of triangulation of sources. The results of this study indicate that the three subjects of this study who live in institution have difficulties to accept the condition a present, feeling unappreciated and overlooked by his friends and have a negative assessment toward his fellow residents. Subjects rarely communicate with their peers, often avoid friends who approached them, never express opinions or ideas, reluctant listening to give their attention to others, difficult to accept criticism and suggestions and feel pride over their peers. During their stay in the institution, subjects rarely join existing activities and felt the rules binding and entrapping.

Item Type: Thesis (Other)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Psychology > Department of Psychology (73201)
Depositing User: Rayi Tegar Pamungkas
Date Deposited: 23 May 2012 02:57
Last Modified: 23 May 2012 02:57

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