Mrs Ratih Arruum Listiyandini
Casual Academic

Mrs Ratih Arruum Listiyandini

Masters of Clinical Psychology, Universitas Indonesia, 2011

Bachelor of Psychology, Universitas Indonesia, 2009

Medicine & Health
School of Population Health

Ratih is a PhD Candidate at the School of Psychology, UNSW Sydney. She is also a Casual Academic at the School of Population Health and Study Skills Mentor at the Equitable Learning Services. Ratih pursued her Bachelor of Psychology and Master of Clinical Psychology from the University of Indonesia. Before commencing her PhD study, she has been working as a clinical psychologist and lecturer in her home country. She is actively conveying ideas related to promotion, prevention, and treatment of mental health problems in various discussion forums, news media, peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, and giving talks on the community programs in Australia, Indonesia, and overseas. Her primary research interest includes resilience, positive mental health, mindfulness, mental health equity, and culturally responsive treatment using digital technology, particularly for culturally diverse and under-represented groups in Low and Middle-income countries (LMICs). She's now obtaining her PhD with fully funded scholarship by The Indonesian Endowment Fund for Education (LPDP).


School of Psychology UNSW Sydney Matthews Building 16th Floor Randwick, 2052
  • Book Chapters | 2022
    2022, 'Bridging a resilient recovery post-pandemic through digital health transformation', in Indonesia Post-Pandemic Outlook: Rethinking Health and Economics Post-COVID-19, Penerbit BRIN,
  • Journal articles | 2022
    2022, 'A culturally adapted internet-delivered mindfulness intervention for Indonesian university students' distress: Overview of development and preliminary study', Procedia Computer Science, 206, pp. 206 - 209,
    Journal articles | 2022
    2022, 'Reconstruction of Post-pandemic Early Childhood Religious Attitudes Against the Effects of Excessive Gadget Use Through Sigmund Freud's Psycho-Analysis Approach', Kiddo: Jurnal Pendidikan Islam Anak Usia Dini, 3, pp. 103 - 114,
    Journal articles | 2021
    2021, 'KEBERSYUKURAN, KESEPIAN, DAN DISTRES PSIKOLOGIS PADA MAHASISWA DI MASA PANDEMI COVID-19', Journal of Psychological Science and Profession, 5,
    Journal articles | 2021
    2021, 'Pemberian Pelatihan Mindfulness di Sekolah untuk Meningkatkan Rasa Kesadaran pada Remaja', Dinamisia : Jurnal Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat, 5,
    Journal articles | 2021
    2021, 'Pengembangan Pengenalan Diri dan Karakter bagi Remaja melalui Program SADARI (Sadar dan Kenali Diri)', E-Dimas: Jurnal Pengabdian kepada Masyarakat, 12, pp. 634 - 639,
    Journal articles | 2020
    Karimulloh K; Listiyandini RA; Kusristanti C, 2020, 'Program Penyuluhan Pra Nikah untuk Meningkatkan Pengetahuan mengenai Pernikahan Islami', Aksiologiya: Jurnal Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat, 4,
    Journal articles | 2020
    Listiyandini RA; Nathania A; Syahniar D; Sonia L; Nadya R, 2020, 'Mengukur rasa syukur: Pengembangan model awal Skala Bersyukur versi Indonesia', Jurnal Psikologi Ulayat, 2, pp. 473 - 496,
    Journal articles | 2020
    Shabrina K; Kusristanti C; Listiyandini RA, 2020, 'Gratitude and Resilience among Adolescents Who Have Experienced Parental Divorce', Psychological Research on Urban Society, 3, pp. 24 - 24,
    Journal articles | 2020
    2020, 'Kontribusi Kebersyukuran dalam Peningkatan Kualitas Hidup Kesehatan pada Remaja di Panti Asuhan', Psycho Idea, 18, pp. 33 - 33,
    Journal articles | 2020
    2020, 'Peran Self-Compassion terhadap Dimensi-dimensi Kualitas Hidup Kesehatan pada Remaja Panti Asuhan', Psympathic : Jurnal Ilmiah Psikologi, 7, pp. 01 - 18,
    Journal articles | 2020
    2020, 'The Influence of Perceived Maternal Warmth toward Empathy among Urban Adolescents from Low Socio-Economic Status Family', PSIKODIMENSIA, 19, pp. 41 - 41,
    Journal articles | 2019
    Satria J; Listiyandini RA; Rahmatika R; Kinanthi MR, 2019, 'PELATIHAN KEBERSYUKURAN UNTUK MENINGKATKAN EMOSI POSITIF', Jurnal ABDI, 4, pp. 59 - 59,
    Journal articles | 2019
    2019, 'Kecerdasan emosi sebagai prediktor resiliensi psikologis pada remaja di panti asuhan', Persona:Jurnal Psikologi Indonesia, 8, pp. 325 - 339,
    Journal articles | 2019
    2019, 'Seberapa Jauh Aku Bisa Bangkit? Sebuah Studi Mengenai Profil Resiliensi Psikologis Remaja Panti Asuhan', Insight : Jurnal Pemikiran dan Penelitian Psikologi, 15, pp. 232 - 232,
    Journal articles | 2019
    2019, 'Self-Compassion dan Resiliensi pada Remaja Panti Asuhan', Journal Psikogenesis, 7, pp. 76 - 83,
    Journal articles | 2018
    Listiyandini RA, 2018, 'The Influence of Gratitude on Psychological Resilience of Adolescence Living in Youth Social Care Institutions', Journal of Educational, Health and Community Psychology, 7, pp. 197 - 197,
    Journal articles | 2018
    Saichu AC; Listiyandini RA, 2018, 'Pengaruh Dukungan Keluarga dan Pasangan terhadap Resiliensi Ibu yang Memiliki Anak dengan Spektrum Autisme', PSIKODIMENSIA, 17, pp. 1 - 1,
    Journal articles | 2018
    2018, 'Pengaruh Resiliensi dan Empati terhadap Gejala Depresi pada Remaja', Jurnal Psikologi, 14, pp. 60 - 60,
    Journal articles | 2018
    2018, 'Peran Dukungan Suami bagi Kesejahteraan Psikologis Jurnalis Perempuan', Journal Psikogenesis, 6, pp. 35 - 45,
    Journal articles | 2017
    Andriani A; Listiyandini RA, 2017, 'Peran Kecerdasan Sosial terhadap Resiliensi pada Mahasiswa Tingkat Awal', Psympathic : Jurnal Ilmiah Psikologi, 4, pp. 67 - 90,
    Journal articles | 2017
    Savitri WC; Listiyandini RA, 2017, 'Mindfulness dan Kesejahteraan Psikologis pada Remaja', Psikohumaniora: Jurnal Penelitian Psikologi, 2, pp. 43 - 43,
    Journal articles | 2017
  • Preprints | 2023
    2023, An Internet-delivered Mindfulness Intervention for Indonesian University Students’ Distress: A Systematic Cultural Adaptation (Preprint), ,
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Listiyandini RA; Kusristanti C, 2019, 'Depression and Mindfulness among Adolescents with Parental Divorce', in Proceedings of the 1st Annual Internatioal Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities (AICOSH 2019), Atlantis Press, presented at Proceedings of the 1st Annual Internatioal Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities (AICOSH 2019), 25 June 2019 - 27 June 2019,

2022, International Conference of Mindfulness Fellowship - 250AU$, to attend the Asia Pacific Mindfulness Virtual Conference, Melbourne, Australia

2022, UNSW Development and Research Training Grants (DRTG) for HDR Student - 1100AU$, to attend Muslim Mental Health Conference and Mindfulness Facilitation Workshop

2022, UNSW New Wave Founders People's Choice Prize - 1500AU$, for developing HaiMama! a digital start up that provides maternal healthcare and building literacy among mothers in Indonesia. 

2022, EMERGE Research Award, Black Dog Institute - 2500AU$, for conducting randomized controlled trial of PSIDAMAI - a culturally adapted internet-based mindfulness intervention for university students in Indonesia

2022, BEST HDR Student Bursaries - 470AU$, to attend  BEST Conference on Human Behavior and Decision Making, Brisbane, Australia 

2021, AACBT Mid Early Career Travel Grants Award, 100AU$, registration fee waiver to attend the 41st National Conference of Australian Association for Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies (Virtual)

2021, The Indonesian Endowment Fund for Education (LPDP) Doctoral Research Grants - 10KAU$, to conducting research and preparing thesis submission.


2022, UNSW Arc PGC Research Student Award (Honorable Mention)

2022, People's Choice Award at the UNSW New Wave Founders Pitch Showcase

2022, People's Choice Poster Award, awarded in UNSW Postgraduate Science Showcase.

2021, UNSW Arc Postgraduate Council Higher Degree Research (HDR) Student Award

2021, Monash Herb Feith Postgraduate Award - Best Project Proposal, Monash Herb Feith Indonesian Engagement Centre, Monash University, Australia

2021, Project Mentoring Fellowship at the Indonesian Council Open Conference (ICOC)

2020, Best Presenter at the 2020 KPIN (Konsorsium Psikologi Ilmiah Nusantara) International e-Conference

2020, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Science Student Award, Faculty of Science, The University of New South Wales, Australia

2019, The Indonesia Endowment Fund For Education (LPDP) Doctoral Scholarship

Research interests:

- Psychological resilience across the lifespan (i.e., adolescence to late adulthood), especially among vulnerable population, and its association with mindfulness, mental health, and other positive psychology constructs, such as gratitude, self-compassion, emotional intelligence, and well-being.

- Designing and evaluating cognitive-behavioral, mindfulness, and strength-based intervention programs delivered by digital technology, particularly for culturally-diverse and under-represented groups in Low and Middle-income countries (LMICs). 

Current PhD research is within the field of digital mental health services under the supervision of  Prof. Jill Newby (Black Dog Institute & School of Psychology), Prof. Michelle Moulds (School of Psychology), and Dr. Alison Mahoney (Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, St. Vincent's Hospital Sydney).

PhD Research Topic: Developing a culturally adapted internet-delivered mindfulness intervention for university students in Indonesia.

Ratih is committed to staying up-to-date on the latest research and developments in the field, and she believes in the importance of giving back to the community. She's actively involved in educating community related to mental health issues, by giving talks, presentations, writing articles, and volunteering in some organizations.