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Intimate Partner Violence: Contextual Vulnerability, Risks and Resilience of South Asian Immigrant Women
As a universal issue that affects all nationalities and ethnicities, Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) is a subject of extensive research among couples (Pajak, Ahmad, Jenny, Fisher & Chan, 2014). However, research attending ...
"Towards Authenticity” A Qualitative Exploration of The Impact of Resilience on the Gender Identity Formation Process in Transgender and Genderfluid Persons: A Research Proposal
Researchers from a variety of disciplines have noted the significant impact that resilience can have on an individual’s ability to persevere through adversity. For transgender persons, the journey to discovering one’s ...
Interpersonal Trauma: Vicarious Trauma and Protective Measures
The impact of interpersonal trauma can be devastating for survivors. Survivors who have directly experienced violence perpetrated against them may seek therapy for assistance with a wide range of negative consequences, ...
Exercise, Nutrition and Mental Health
This manuscript thesis aims to explore how integrating therapeutic lifestyle changes including exercise and nutrition, could have a positive effect on improving mental health and well being. Throughout this body of work, ...
Dance as a Form of Grief Resolution
The focus of this thesis is to introduce you, my readers, to my beliefs about dance in general, as well as to the healing aspects of dance during the grieving process.
Psychological Resilience: The Differences that Make a Difference in Adult Resilience
Trauma, loss, and adverse experiences are events that can have profoundly negative impacts on an individual, social, and economic scale. However, these events occur for most people at some point within the human experience ...
When Working With Cultural Identity Conflict Among Second Generation South Asian Women
The following paper includes an extensive literature review on identity, conflict, expectations and experiences of second generation South Asian women. The areas explored include: development of identity, the role of culture ...
Investigating Burnout: A Comprehensive Literature Review & Case Study Analysis
Professional burnout is a prevalent phenomenon among human service workers, especially for those working in public sector mental health. It is not only economically costly with high job turnover rates and absenteeism, but ...
Homeless Youth: An Expression of External Factors and Human Agency Interactions
Understanding homeless youth requires deep exploration into the condition of those who live a street life. The purpose of this study is to improve understanding of homeless youth for policy makers and service providers to ...
Positive Opposition: Narratives of Anti-Hegemonic Masculinity Performance
We are in a cultural moment that features significant conversations about the meaning of, problems with, and possibilities for, modern masculinity performance. Among researchers and theorists approaching this conversation ...