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GANGGUAN PICA(Studi Tentang Etiologi dan Kondisi Psikologis)

Kharistie, Rr. Aditya (2007) GANGGUAN PICA(Studi Tentang Etiologi dan Kondisi Psikologis). Other thesis, University of Muhammadiyah Malang.


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Now days, there is no a good proponent theory that can explain why pica disorder can happen. Pica disorder is abnormal attitude which is showed by consumption non nutritive food or non nutritious such as: sand, weeds, mud, paint, eraser, etc. When this permanent attitude lasts during a month and it does not exact to individual development level, pica disorder can be diagnosis. The purpose of this research is to know the cause of someone struck pica disorder, and how the victim of pica disorder try to decrease this. This is qualitative research by using case study method application as the media of implement. The subject in this research is pica disorder victim that base on DSM IV has fulfilled the criteria. Two people with initial TT and AK are the subject who is used in this research. The deep interview and psychology test are done in data collecting method. And data analysis in this research using descriptive analysis that is narration from research result. In this research there are two etiology factor of pica disorder, that is: (1) the parents are workaholic, and (2) study process, as modeling and conditioning. In psychology condition, the first subject feels pleasant with his habit and it makes him defend it. Moreover, in the same time subject feels unpleasant with his habit as: feared, worried and guilty. The second subject feels the same thing with the first subject. But, the differentiates between both are the first subject has no desire to change her habit but the second subject has desire to change her habit by more open minded with close person although there is no result.

Item Type: Thesis (Other)
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Divisions: Faculty of Psychology > Department of Psychology (73201)
Depositing User: Zainul Afandi
Date Deposited: 16 Jun 2012 05:55
Last Modified: 16 Jun 2012 05:55

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