Pathways to peace : a phenomenological exploration of the processes of healing and posttraumatic growth following childhood sexual assault
Vilenica, Sheryle (2014) Pathways to peace : a phenomenological exploration of the processes of healing and posttraumatic growth following childhood sexual assault. PhD by Publication, Queensland University of Technology.
This thesis explored pathways to healing in men and women who experienced traumatic sexual abuse in childhood and considered themselves to be in a place of wellness. The thesis synthesises current knowledge in this area and has produced a number of models with direct implications for clinical practice. This unique work has also contributed to advancing theoretical understanding of healing following sexual assault.
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (PhD by Publication)|
|Supervisor:||Shakespeare-Finch, Jane & Obst, Patricia|
|Keywords:||Child sexual abuse, Posttraumatic growth, healing, child sexual assault, men, women, abuse dynamics, counselling, trauma, recovery|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Psychology & Counselling
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Deposited On:||27 Nov 2014 06:07|
|Last Modified:||02 Sep 2015 05:46|
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