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The negligence of health protocols of COVID-19 prevention in Indonesia arises concerns in the mitigation of the pandemic. This study aims to examine health self-regulation and self-compassion as predictors of COVID-19 preventive behavior. A sample consisting of 366 participants in Indonesia recruited through non-probability sampling completed an online survey. Findings showed that health self-regulation and self-compassion predict COVID-19 preventive behavior. Age is also positively correlated with COVID-19 preventive behavior. The results indicate the importance of health self-regulation and self-compassion promotion to flatten the pandemic curve.


COVID-19 pandemic COVID-19 preventive behavior health self-regulation Indonesia self-compassion pandemi COVID-19 perilaku pencegahan COVID-19 regulasi diri kesehatan welas diri

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Sugianto, D., Anna, J. A., & Sutanto, S. H. (2021). Health self-regulation and self-compassion as predictors of COVID-19 preventive behavior among Indonesian sample. Jurnal Psikologi Ulayat: Indonesian Journal of Indigenous Psychology.


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