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THE IMPACT OF SPIRITUALITY ON MENTAL HEALTH PREGNANT WOMEN: A LITERATURE REVIEW

Volume: 91  ,  Issue: 1 , December    Published Date: 24 December 2021
Publisher Name: IJRP
Views: 68  ,  Download: 42 , Pages: 237 - 243    
DOI: 10.47119/IJRP1009111220212606

Authors

# Author Name
1 Habsyi Nur Hamidah
2 Atika

Abstract

The study aims to describe the impact of spirituality on the mental health of pregnant women. In this study uses a literature review method using a comprehensive strategy such as searching for articles in a research journal database. Article search uses Pubmed/MEDLINE and Springer Link in the time of frame (2016-2021). The keywords used in the search were Spirituality, Mental Health and Pregnant Women. There were 233 articles obtained, and 7 articles were analyzed through the purpose, suitability of the topic, sample size, research protocol, and the results of each article. The results of the study indicate that there is a significant effect of spirituality on the mental health of pregnant women, such as; reducing stress, decreasing fear of birth, increasing a sense of happiness and helping mothers control emotions and communicate them with people around them.

Keywords

  • Spirituality; Mental health; Pregnant women