Smartphone Addiction and Loneliness in Adolescent
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- Smartphone addiction, loneliness
Adolescent nowadays spent most of their time online in the internet or used their smartphone. In consequence, they spent less of their time interact with their friends. It can cause a decreasing number of friends and made them experienced loneliness. Loneliness is a subjective unpleasant experience caused by the degradation of quality and quantity in social relation. Therefore this study aimed to see a correlation between smartphone addiction and loneliness in adolescent. Participants of this study are 356 freshman years students of University of Muhammadiyah Malang, aged 18-22. Data gathered using Smartphone Addiction Scale (SAS) and R-UCLA Loneliness Scale. Result showed, there is a positive correlation between smartphone addiction and loneliness in adolescent (r=0.227; p=0.000).
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TY - CONF AU - Diana Savitri Hidayati PY - 2019/03 DA - 2019/03 TI - Smartphone Addiction and Loneliness in Adolescent BT - Proceedings of the 4th ASEAN Conference on Psychology, Counselling, and Humanities (ACPCH 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 345 EP - 350 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/acpch-18.2019.84 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/acpch-18.2019.84 ID - Hidayati2019/03 ER -