Issues of Single Mothers in Practice Parenting Style to Adolescent in Indonesia

South Asian Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities
Year: 2020, Volume: 1, Issue. 2
First page: (50) Last page: (59)
Online ISSN: 2582-7065

Issues of Single Mothers in Practice Parenting Style to Adolescent in Indonesia
1Ika Indrawaty Hamzah & 2Fauziah Md Jaafar
1&2Universiti Utara Malaysia, College of Arts and Sciences, School of Education and Modern Languages
Corresponding Author: Ika Indrawaty Hamzah, E-mail: ikaindrawatyhamzah@yahoo.com

ABSTRACT
This paper aims to illustrate the issues of single mothers in practice parenting style to adolescents in Indonesia. Single mothers are a massive challenge to continue living with their children because they carry out multiple responsibilities, including childcare and the livelihood of their children. However, they have lost their dependence, inability to give birth to young children and in school using heavy stress including financial, psychological, stigma, social, and social problems in educating their children. To overcome the problems faced, single mothers need social support from the parties concerned. Therefore, this paper recommends to the relevant parties for each program that can assist single mothers who can be independent and various problems faced that squeeze life with their children.

Keywords: Issues, Single mother, Practice, Parenting style, Adolescent