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Child and Adolescent Depression: Using a CBT Treatment Approach
This thesis is a non-empirical, manuscript style document in which I examine Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and its effectiveness in treating depression at an early age, focusing on the developmental periods- childhood, ...
Asking For It: The Sexualized Violence of Jian Ghomeshi as Depicted by Four Traditional Journalistic Media Sources
When the scandal surrounding ex-CBC broadcaster Jian Ghomeshi first broke in the fall of 2014, the subsequent outpouring of public opinion, and the ongoing tension between victim sympathy and legal due process as captured ...
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.
Understanding Resilience: Uncovering The Common Themes
Research on resilience focuses on children and adolescents, with little attention paid to adults. The intention of this study is to broaden knowledge of resilience in adults, especially those in recovery from drugs and/or ...
Mindfulness Based Interventions in the Clinical Setting
This thesis will review the use of mindfulness meditation techniques in the clinical setting. Specifically, an in-depth literature review of the theory, research and clinical findings and applications of clinical approaches ...
The Phenomenology and Practice of Edge Sensing in Psychotherapy: Embracing Embodiment and Process
This thesis explores three main questions: how does the phenomenon of change happen in psychotherapy, what propels human becoming, and what is our role as therapists in helping that forward process? Findings suggest that ...
Love Across The Cultural Divide: Practicing Intercultural Couple Counselling
In today’s world, where media, communication technology, and ease of travel increasingly create opportunity for individuals from different cultures to connect and partner, it is critical that couple therapists are knowledgeable ...
I am Eurasian
The research topic for this paper is counselling implications for working with Eurasians in Canada. The focus is on Eurasians of various age groups, of British and Chinese descent, residing in Vancouver, British Columbia. ...
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 ...
Response-Based Drama Therapy: a Viable Option for Youth Experiencing Anxiety
This project outlines the motivation for and creation of an eight-week response-based drama therapy group for youth experiencing anxiety, as the predominant treatment modality presented in community based mental health ...