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GAMBARAN TINGKAT KECEMASAN PADA WARGA BINAAN WANITA MENJELANG BEBAS DI LEMBAGA PEMASYARAKATAN WANITA KLAS II A BANDUNG


Dewi Indriyani Utari
Universitas Padjajaran

Nita Fitria
Universitas Padjajaran

Imas Rafiyah
Universitas Padjajaran

Jurnal Keperawatan Vol. I No. 1, September 2013, ISSN:2338-7246

Abstract:

Anyone can have anxiety include inmates who will be released. Inmates' Prerelease Anxiety Levels was always related with community’s negative perception on former prisoner which eventually can cause anxiety. Therefore this study was carried out to determine the description of anxiety level in female Inmates' Prerelease in Lembaga Pemasyarakatan Wanita Klas II A Bandung. This research was done in descriptive method by using quantitatively approach. The data was collected by using saturated sampling. The Taylor Manifest Anxiety Scale was used as instrument in the sampling. Study subjects were 50 female prisoners recruited from Lembaga Pemasyarakatan Wanita Klas II A Bandung who will be released within one year.The data then were analysed by using distribution of frequency in the percentations. Result of the show that the level of anxiety were divided in three stages; high, middle and low level of anxiety and the results showed that the anxiety level was severe in 38%, moderate in 28% and mild in 34% of participants.based on these results, mostly participants had severe level of anxiety prerelease. As for now, the recommendation for this institution is to impove the existing mental coaching program by forming the small groups to give the motivation and explain the causes of anxiety to the inmates who will be released. Besides that, the involvement of the prison officers, nurses and other prisoner to be a facilitator is the other way to decreased the severe level of anxiety.

Keyword:

Anxiety, Inmates, Prerelease


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