The influence of logotherapy inLow self-esteem patientin jambi province, Indonesia
Background: The purpose of this study was to look at the effect of logotherapy to improve the self-awareness and meaning of life in schizophrenic clients. Methods: The Research design was used an experimental quasi pre-post with control group. The research was conducted on 74 respondents and separated in 37 peoples for intervention group and 37 for the control group. There are 4 sessions of logotheraphy, in particular each session has 2 meetings for 60 minutes. Also This research is assisted by one numerator. Results: The results of this study was showed that there were differences in self-esteem (cognitive, behavioural) in the intervention group before and after being given logotherapy with p-value 0,042. There were significant differences in the meaning of life in the intervention group before and after being given logotherapy with p-value 0.001. There is a significant relationship between self-esteem and meaning of life in the intervention group after being given logotherapy with p-value 0.002. Conclusion: Logotherapy gives the impetus to choose, seek and discover for themselves the concrete meaning of personal existence. The impact of logotherapy improves the meaning of life and self-esteem. Logotherapy is highly recommended for low self-esteem clients.