Date of Award
Master of Social Work
School of Social Work
This study was conducted using a quantitative design and statistical analysis to determine the extent to which social support will influence an individual's decision to seek treatment for a medical illness. Main findings include significant correlations between measures of perceived and tangible social support and treatment compliance.
Gonzalez, Liana Christine, "Social support as an influential factor in treatment-seeking" (2005). Theses Digitization Project. 2842.