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dc.contributor.authorHo, Li Jun.-
dc.contributor.authorChow, Cai Wen.-
dc.contributor.authorKwok, Kar Boon.-
dc.contributor.authorTan, Li Hui.-
dc.description.abstractCurrent study proposed the symptom specificity of anxiety sensitivity (AS) on anxiety-specific and general distress symptoms but not on depression-specific symptoms measured by the Mood and Anxiety Symptom Questionnaire (MASQ) (Watson & Clark, 1991). Results from the longitudinal study in a Chinese university found support for it. The effects of neuroticism on AS and on symptoms of anxiety and depression were also examined. Results showed that direct effects of neuroticism were significantly associated to symptoms of anxiety and depression, but indirect effects of neuroticism mediated by a specific risk factor, AS, were significant only for anxiety-specific symptoms and general distress symptoms. Results are discussed in terms of AS as a unique risk factor predisposing anxiety pathology.en_US
dc.format.extent44 p.en_US
dc.rightsNanyang Technological University-
dc.subjectDRNTU::Social sciences::Psychology::Affection and emotionen_US
dc.titleTowards an understanding of anxiety sensitivity in the development of anxiety and depressive symptoms.en_US
dc.typeFinal Year Project (FYP)en_US
dc.contributor.supervisorHo Moon-Ho Ringoen_US
dc.contributor.schoolSchool of Humanities and Social Sciencesen_US
dc.description.degreeBachelor of Artsen_US
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