Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Mindfulness, General Trust, and Social Support Among Trauma-Exposed College Students

Buy Article:

$55.00 + tax (Refund Policy)

The purpose of the present study was to examine whether mindfulness predicts general trust and social support among trauma-exposed college students, as well as to examine the potential moderating effect of posttraumatic stress on these relationships. Participants consisted of 536 trauma-exposed college students attending a public university in the southeast United States. After controlling for PTSD symptoms and type of trauma, mindfulness was positively associated with general trust and social support at low and mean levels of PTSD symptomatology; however, the relationships between mindfulness and these variables were nonsignificant at high levels of PTSD symptomatology.
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Keywords: General trust; mindfulness; posttraumatic stress; social support; trauma exposure

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: Department of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana, USA

Publication date: February 17, 2017

More about this publication?
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more