KESEHATAN JIWA MASYARAKAT DALAM ANTISIPASI DI MASA PANDEMI COVID -19 DIKELURAHAN RAWANG

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Keywords: Mental health, community, Covid-19

Abstract

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) is the name given by WHO (World Health Organization) on February 11,
2020. COVID-19 is caused by the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2). The
corona virus-19 (COVID-19) not only threatens physical health, but also threatens the mental health of many
people. Some mental disorders that have arisen today since the COVID-19 pandemic, for example, are easily
carried away by emotions, stress, excess, depression, and so on. The purpose of this study was to determine
the mental health of the community during the COVID-19 pandemic. This type of research is descriptive
quantitative research. Sampling technique using simple random sampling as many as 150 people. The results
showed that of 150 people, 125 people or (83.3%) had mental health during the pandemic period, 23 (15.3%)
were at risk for mental health during the pandemic and 2 (1.3%) experienced disturbances during the
pandemic. covid-19 pandemic.

Published
2021-12-12