Optimism as a Mediation between Self-Acceptance and Successful Aging for Elderly
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- Optimism, successful aging, elderly
Aging could not be avoided by individuals. Those who accepted aging happened to themselves would be successfully able to face it. On the other hand, those who could not accept aging, they would face obstacles in their lives. This study was aimed at measuring self-acceptance and successful aging by using optimism as a mediation. The subjects of this study were 54 elderly people who joined Islamic Religious activity in AR Hakim of Malang. The instrument used were Successful Aging Scale (SAS), The Sort Optimism Scale (TOS), Self-Acceptance Scale, while the data analysis used mediation regression Hayes SPSS 2.1. The result of this study showed that the mediator variable was available on the three criteria. The effect of self-acceptance in successful aging was not significant if there was optimism in analysis. Optimism affected successful aging with significance 0.0048.
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TY - CONF AU - Ulya Rahmatullatifa Umami AU - Inastasya PY - 2019/03 DA - 2019/03 TI - Optimism as a Mediation between Self-Acceptance and Successful Aging for Elderly BT - Proceedings of the 4th ASEAN Conference on Psychology, Counselling, and Humanities (ACPCH 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 118 EP - 121 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/acpch-18.2019.30 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/acpch-18.2019.30 ID - Umami2019/03 ER -