Received and perceived social support in times of stress: a test of the social support deterioration deterrence model.

@article{Norris1996ReceivedAP,
  title={Received and perceived social support in times of stress: a test of the social support deterioration deterrence model.},
  author={Fran H. Norris and Krzysztof Kaniasty},
  journal={Journal of personality and social psychology},
  year={1996},
  volume={71 3},
  pages={498-511}
}
The authors evaluated the impact of receiving social support on subsequent levels of perceived social support and psychological distress in 2 independent samples of victims of severe natural disasters: Hurricane Hugo (n = 498) and Hurricane Andrew (n = 404). A social support deterioration deterrence model was proposed that stipulated that postdisaster mobilization of received support counteracts the deterioration in expectations of support often experienced by victims of major life events… CONTINUE READING
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