Published on in Vol 6, No 5 (2022): May

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/33262, first published .
Self-reliance, Social Norms, and Self-stigma as Barriers to Psychosocial Help-Seeking Among Rural Cancer Survivors With Cancer-Related Distress: Qualitative Interview Study

Self-reliance, Social Norms, and Self-stigma as Barriers to Psychosocial Help-Seeking Among Rural Cancer Survivors With Cancer-Related Distress: Qualitative Interview Study

Self-reliance, Social Norms, and Self-stigma as Barriers to Psychosocial Help-Seeking Among Rural Cancer Survivors With Cancer-Related Distress: Qualitative Interview Study

Pamela Baker DeGuzman 1, MSN, MBA, PhD;  David L Vogel 2, MA, PhD;  Veronica Bernacchi 1, BSN;  Margaret A Scudder 1;  Mark J Jameson 3, MD, PhD

1 School of Nursing, University of Virginia , Charlottesville, VA, US

2 Department of Pyschology, Iowa State University , Ames, IA, US

3 Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Pamela Baker DeGuzman, MSN, MBA, PhD
  • School of Nursing
  • University of Virginia
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  • Charlottesville, VA
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  • Email: prb7y@virginia.edu