Women's path-finding; recovery from substance use : a critical feminist study

by Sherrie Bade

Institution: Deakin University
Department: School of Psychology
Year: 0
Record ID: 1066268
Full text PDF: http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30048457


Seven women shared recovery experiences from substance use: What adversely affected their lives as well as that which provided strength, resilience and openness to health and wellness. Academically this study exemplified emancipatory nursing practice: A grassroots relational approach promoting women’s health through awareness, self-discovery and ongoing engagement with the community.