Coping Strategies to Improve the Quality of Life among Thai Students
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- Culture shock, coping strategies, Thai students.
Thai Students who are getting educated in Indonesia are experiencing various circumstances such as stress due to cultural differences. This makes the students have the appropriate coping strategies to adjust themself in the face of cultural differences that are stressful. This research is a research survey conducted by spreading detailed questionnaire on a sample size of 99 Thai students in town X, Indonesia. The results obtained are that 75.8% of students experience culture shock with the percentage of male students being larger than female students. It is also found that CS experienced affects learning achievement index students, other than that based on the duration the length of stay affect coping strategies are conducted where the students stayed not long ago had a strategy of coping with high facing the CS is experienced so high CS found in students who have already live longer in Indonesia. We also found that coping strategy that focuses on emotions can have significant effects against CS.
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TY - CONF AU - Fikrhatul Fitriyah Musthafa AU - Annisa Baitina PY - 2019/03 DA - 2019/03 TI - Coping Strategies to Improve the Quality of Life among Thai Students BT - Proceedings of the 4th ASEAN Conference on Psychology, Counselling, and Humanities (ACPCH 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 81 EP - 85 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/acpch-18.2019.20 DO - 10.2991/acpch-18.2019.20 ID - Musthafa2019/03 ER -