Psychological well-being

Psychological well-being

Moving through menopause

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Ellen Shearer
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Vol 11, No.4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1990
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article promotes the effectiveness of exercise and nutrition as an alternative therapy for menopause and other health problems associated with aging. Suggests ways to strengthen the mind and body for optimal health and well-being. 


    


"dear mr. m"

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Karin Singer
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Vol 11, No.1
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1989
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article shares a story of surviving the psychiatric system through letters and personal narrative and reflection.  Discusses women and mental health,  institutionalization, patient-physician relationships and support. 

Behind the headlines: the physical and emotional costs of in vitro fertilization

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Linda S. William
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Vol 10, No.3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1989
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article is an attempt to present the reality of in vitro fertilization as it was experienced by 20 Canadian women.  Discusses the controversial success rates of IVF. Lists the details of what to expect in an IVF procedure. 

 


No place to call home

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Susan G. Cole
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Vol 9, No.2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1988
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article highlights the struggle to find housing for ex-psychiatric patients. Explores resources available. Identifies cultural stigmas and systemic barriers in place. 

Failure of free enterprise: private dental practice

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Deanna Geddo
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Vol 5, No. 4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1984
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article takes a look at private dental practice. Political, practical and emotional aspects. 

Women and therapy

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
The Feminist Therapy Support Group
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Vol 3, No. 4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1982
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article is the third of a special issue of Healthsharing on the topic of women and therapy by The Feminist Therapy Study/Support Group. Explains the roots and practice of feminist therapy. 

Working through despair

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Joanna Macy
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Vol 3, No.4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1982
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article addresses the despair that an increasing number of people are experiencing in relation to imagining the future of our planet. Introduces the concept of despair work; symptoms and suppression, validation, feeling, imaging, waiting and community. 

The emotional turmoil of infertility

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Marlie Manning
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Vol 3, No.2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1982
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article covers the issue of infertility. Identifies reasons why infertility rates are rising. Addresses emotional aspects. Proposes stronger advocacy for people dealing with the problem of infertility. 

Standing still and taking stock: the well being interview

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Ruth Meehanicus
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Vol 1, No. 3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1980
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article discusses the possibility of seeing our health on a continuum rather than about health and sickness; Introduces the Well Being Interview (WBI) as a preventative health oriented tool, discusses the benefits and limitations of this tool for women.

What to expect when you're experiencing infertility: how to cope with the emotional crisis and survive it

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Debby Peoples
Harriette Rovner Ferguson
Publisher: 
W. W. Norton & Company
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Provides information to lead the reader dealing with infertility from the crisis phase to acceptance to resolution to the epilogue.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0393041042
PREG.P36 1998
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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