Psychological Well-Being and The Sense of Community Among Displaced (Women) Natural Disaster Survivors

Jurnal Sains Psikologi

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Title Psychological Well-Being and The Sense of Community Among Displaced (Women) Natural Disaster Survivors
 
Creator Pelupessy, Dicky
Hartono, S. S. Budi
Yang, Yurik
 
Description The present study investigates the psychological well-being and sense of community of women who were displaced by natural disasters. The study explored the interrelationship between the sense of community (SOC), psychological well-being (PWB), relocation status, and socio-demographic variables. One hundred and ninety women participated in the study (N = 190). Participants completed several self-report measurements (e.g., SCI, PWBS) and were categorized into two groups: those who still dwelled in temporary shelters (n = 96) and those who had permanently relocated (n = 94). There were no significant differences in overall SOC and PWB between the two groups; however, there was a significant difference in personal growth dimension —one out of six PWB dimensions— between those who had permanently relocated and those who still stayed in temporary shelters. The two groups also significantly differed on three SOC dimensions: influence, integration, and fulfillment of needs, and shared emotional connection. Three significant predictors for PWB were found: SOC, marital status, and educational attainment. Overall, SOC was a stronger predictor of PWB than displacement status, or any other socio-demographic variables. Keywords disaster; psychological well-being; internally displaced person; the sense of community; relocation; Indonesia
 
Publisher Universitas Negeri Malang
 
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Date 2020-04-01
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://journal2.um.ac.id/index.php/JSPsi/article/view/11978
10.17977/um023v9i12020p46-56
 
Source Jurnal Sains Psikologi; Vol 9, No 1 (2020); 46-56
Jurnal Sains Psikologi; Vol 9, No 1 (2020); 46-56
2597-7008
2085-2223
 
Language ind
 
Relation http://journal2.um.ac.id/index.php/JSPsi/article/view/11978/5500
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 Jurnal Sains Psikologi
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