Gambaran Sikap Tawakal pada Wanita yang Menjalani Program In Vitro Fertilization Berulang
Keywords:Tawakal, Infertile Women, Islamic Psychology
Every marriage wants children. However, not all couples are given because infertility. In such condition, couples can follow modern assisted pregnancy program namely in vitro fertilization (IVF). The probability of success 20-50%, but the failure possibility is also big. It causes a psychological problem if there is no submission and sincerity to accept that destiny. This study aims to determine the attitude description of tawakal in women who participate in repeated IVF program. The research method used descriptive qualitative, participant selection with purposive sampling technique, and the data thematically analyzed. In general, respondents who showed an attitude of tawakal such as belief in Allah, surrender, sincere and pleasure, good prejudice towards Allah admitted that they feel calmer and more peaceful undergoing the IVF program. However, respondents who less surrender and sincerity also tend to depend on favorite doctors and hospitals admitted feeling stressed and anxious undergoing the IVF program.