Generation Z’s Trust in The Chatbot of Mental Health Service


  • Bayu Kelana Sekolah Ilmu Manajemen dan Ilmu Komputer ESQ
  • Rofii Asy Syaani Sekolah Ilmu Manajemen dan Ilmu Komputer ESQ
  • Febri Kristanto Sekolah Ilmu Manajemen dan Ilmu Komputer ESQ
  • Pandu Ady Winata PT. Arga Teman Bahagia


Generation Z, Trust, Mental Health, Chatbot, Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis


Generation Z is the age group that has experienced the most mental health-related issues due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Indonesia. Mental health information system services have become increasingly popular, so patient services are overwhelmed. Chatbot has emerged as one of the solutions to address this problem. However, conversations with them have led to social issues alongside the growing use of chatbots. This study aims to identify the factors influencing Generation Z's trust in patient service chatbots within mental health applications in Indonesia. Using the Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis method, this research analyses qualitative data from observations and interviews with five undergraduate students. Based on the analysis, the study identified seven factors that influence Generation Z's trust in chatbot customer service within mental health applications, with three being novel findings.


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How to Cite

Kelana, B., Syaani, R. A., Kristanto, F., & Winata, P. A. (2024). Generation Z’s Trust in The Chatbot of Mental Health Service. Majalah Sainstekes, 10(2), 136–141.