A Study on the Self-Concept of Adolescent With Down Syndrome Siblings in Special Needs State School in Jakarta
Muthia Nasya Utami, Duma Lumban Tobing
Duma Lumban Tobing
Available Online 25 November 2020.
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- Adolescent, Down Syndrome, Self-Concept, Sibling
- Background: Down Syndrome is a type of genetic disease caused by abnormalities on chromosome 21 which causes the patients to experience delays in physical and mental development. As a result, this has an impact on the family, including siblings. The purpose of this study was to figure out the image of self- concept on adolescent who has down syndrome siblings in Special Needs State School in Jakarta. Methods: The study used descriptive analytic with cross sectional design with a total sample of 31 respondents. The univariate analysis used frequency and proportion as well as average distribution. Result: A total of 19 respondents (61.3%) have a high self-concept while 12 respondents (38.7%) have a low self-concept. Conclusion: Self Concepts of adolescents can be influenced by how they accept their sibling condition. Therefore, adolescents are expected to adjust their sibling condition who has down syndrome in order to form a good self-concept.
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TY - CONF AU - Muthia Nasya Utami AU - Duma Lumban Tobing PY - 2020 DA - 2020/11/25 TI - A Study on the Self-Concept of Adolescent With Down Syndrome Siblings in Special Needs State School in Jakarta BT - Proceedings of the International Conference of Health Development. Covid-19 and the Role of Healthcare Workers in the Industrial Era (ICHD 2020) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 368 EP - 373 SN - 2468-5739 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/ahsr.k.201125.063 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/ahsr.k.201125.063 ID - Utami2020 ER -