ERIC Number: EJ607730
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Emotional Openness as a Predictor of College Students' Attitudes toward Seeking Psychological Help.
Komiya, Noboru; Good, Glenn E.; Sherrod, Nancy B.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v47 n1 p138-43 Jan 2000
Examines the effects of emotional openness and other potential predictors of attitudes toward seeking psychological help in a sample of college students. Results indicate that gender (male), perception of stigma, discomfort with emotions, and lower psychological distress accounted for 25% of variance in attitudes toward seeking psychological counseling. Discusses implications for increasing effectiveness of public education efforts. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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