Social support and psychological well-being in young adults: the multi-dimensional support scale.

@article{Winefield1992SocialSA,
  title={Social support and psychological well-being in young adults: the multi-dimensional support scale.},
  author={Helen R. Winefield and Anthony H Winefield and Marika Tiggemann},
  journal={Journal of personality assessment},
  year={1992},
  volume={58 1},
  pages={198-210}
}
A large sample (N = 483) of community-living adults (M age = 23.6 years) responded to questions about the frequency and adequacy of emotional, practical, and informational support during the past month from three sources-confidants, peers, and supervisors-using the Multi-Dimensional Support Scale. Factor analysis was used to distinguish meaningful… CONTINUE READING