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ERIC Number: EJ590794
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0306-9885
Gender and Opinions about Mental Illness as Predictors of Attitudes toward Seeking Professional Psychological Help.
Leong, Frederick T. L.; Zachar, Peter
British Journal of Guidance and Counselling, v27 n1 p123-32 Feb 1999
Investigates relationship between students' opinions about mental illness and their attitudes toward seeking professional help, while considering gender as a predictor. Results indicate that females had more positive attitudes toward seeking help. People's opinions about mental illness account for significant percentage of positive help-seeking attitudes beyond percentage accounted for by gender. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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