Proceedings of the 4th ASEAN Conference on Psychology, Counselling, and Humanities (ACPCH 2018)

The Impact of Locus of Control towards Depression in Chronic Disease Outpatients

Authors
Annisa Baitina, Fikrhatul Fitriyah Musthafa
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Annisa Baitina
Available Online March 2019.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/acpch-18.2019.45How to use a DOI?
Keywords
LOC, Depression, Chronic disease
Abstract

Chronic illness is a persistent disease which sometimes cannot be cured. This condition directly raises anxiety, worries and even depression to whom suffers from it. Individual who possess internal locus of control tends to believe that their own abilities controlled their own success, while people who has external locus of control believe that others people are responsible for their success. Locus of control (LOC) is defined as someone belief towards a result which is controlled internally or externally. The aim of this research is finding the impact of locus of control towards depression in chronic disease whom go through periods of outpatients. The subject of this research was 100 outpatients whom suffered from chronic disease. The result showed that locus of control has significant impact towards depression in chronic disease patients.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 4th ASEAN Conference on Psychology, Counselling, and Humanities (ACPCH 2018)
Series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
March 2019
ISBN
978-94-6252-688-4
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/acpch-18.2019.45How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2019, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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