Social Beliefs as Determinants of Attitudes toward Seeking Professional Psychological Help among Ethnically Diverse University Students.

@inproceedings{Kuo2006SocialBA,
  title={Social Beliefs as Determinants of Attitudes toward Seeking Professional Psychological Help among Ethnically Diverse University Students.},
  author={Ben C. H. Kuo and Catherine Tina Kwantes and Shelagh M. J. Towson and Kathleen M. Nanson},
  year={2006}
}
The present study examined the role of pancultural social beliefs, as measured by the Social Axioms Survey (SAS), in predicting attitudes toward seeking professional psychological help in an ethnically diverse sample of Canadian university students (N = 400). The result of a hierarchical regression showed that the collective contribution of the six SAS factors was signifi cant in explaining help-seeking attitudes. Gender, age, ethnicity, perceived stress, and two SAS factors (Social Cynicism… CONTINUE READING

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