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| Published: June 30, 2019

Social Support as a Variable of Modelator Relationship between Locus of Control and Depression in Chronic Disease Patients

Annisa Baitina ,

Psychology Postgraduate Program, Muhammadiyah Malang University, Malang, East Java, Indonesia Google Scholar More about the auther

Roselina Dwi Hormansyah ,

Psychology Postgraduate Program, Muhammadiyah Malang University, Malang, East Java, Indonesia Google Scholar More about the auther

Dian Nur Andriani Eka Setiawati ,

Psychology Postgraduate Program, Muhammadiyah Malang University, Malang, East Java, Indonesia Google Scholar More about the auther

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Lecturer of Muhammadiyah Malang University, Malang, East Java, Indonesia Google Scholar More about the auther

DIP: 18.01.091/20190702

DOI: 10.25215/0702.091

ABSTRACT

Chronic disease is a sedentary disease and sometimes cannot be cured. Someone with chronic disease is not uncommon to experience depression because the disease can not heal so it interferes with daily activities. The purpose of this study was to determine whether there was a relationship between locus of control and depression in chronic diseases and whether social support as a moderation of the relationship between locus of control and depression in patients with chronic disease. The results obtained were the first hypothesis of locus of control proved to be negatively and significantly related to depression, and the second hypothesis namely social support was a moderating variable that weakened the relationship between LOC and depression.
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ISSN 2349-3429

DIP: 18.01.091/20190702

DOI: 10.25215/0702.091

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Published in   Volume 07, Issue 2, April-June, 2019

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