IF WE BUILD IT, WILL THEY COME? ENGAGEMENT WITH DIGITAL HEALTH INTERVENTIONS FOR TRAUMA RECOVERY
Worldwide, exposure to potentially traumatic events is extremely common and many will develop Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) along with other disorders. Unfortunately, considerable barriers to treatment exist. One promising approach to overcoming treatment barriers are digital health interventions (DHIs). Yet, engagement with DHIs is a concern and theoretically based research in this area is sparse. Hence, the focus of this dissertation was on the complex issue of DHI engagement. Specifically, the conceptualization of engagement and theoretically based models of predictors and outcomes of ...
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