Dinamika Psikologis Remaja Korban Perceraian: Sebuah Studi Kasus Kenakalan Remaja

  • Ardian Praptomojati


Parental divorce can be a very stressful experience for adolescents. Adolescents will lose their parent figure and feel different atmosphere in the family. This study aimed to identify the psychological dynamics of adolescents that have experienced parental divorce developing into juvenile delinquency. This was a case study research. The subject of this study was a 13-year-old boy with divorced parent and lived in an orphanage. Data were collected through observations, interviews, and psychological tests. The result revealed that juvenile delinquency happens because of the need of gaining attention from others. The wrong mindset "I will get attention if I commit juvenile delinquency and disturb others" became the basis of the subject’s socially inappropriate behaviors. It was the way to compensate his inferior feelings to the environment.



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How to Cite
PRAPTOMOJATI, Ardian. Dinamika Psikologis Remaja Korban Perceraian: Sebuah Studi Kasus Kenakalan Remaja. Jurnal Ilmu Perilaku, [S.l.], v. 2, n. 1, p. 1-14, sep. 2018. ISSN 2581-0421. Available at: <http://jip.fk.unand.ac.id/index.php/jip/article/view/53>. Date accessed: 23 oct. 2018. doi: https://doi.org/10.25077/jip.2.1.1-14.2018.