Violence survivors

Violence survivors

Native traditions in sexual abuse healing

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Charlene Avalos
Cyndy Baskin
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Vol 13, No.4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1993
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article discusses the need for culturally safe and appropriate agencies. Introduces The Mooka'am program, named for the Ojibway word meaning new dawn, a program for Native survivors of sexual abuse in Toronto. 


 


Memorials for women across Canada: The politics of remembering women murdered by men

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Online
Author: 
Cultural Memory Group
Christine Bold
Sly Castaldi
Ric Knowles
Jodie McConnell
Lisa Schincariol
Publisher: 
Network
Publication Date: 
Spring/Summer 2007
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg

Discusses how it is time to make memorials to murdered women newly visible on a national scale, to celebrate the efforts of the women who created them against all odds and to explore their contribution to the struggle against violence against women.

Doing it all: developing integrated support for women experiencing mental health, trauma-related and substance use problems

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English
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British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Nancy Poole
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses integrated and women-centred approaches to treatment and support for women who experience mental health, trauma-related and substance use problems.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14963612

Swallowing the hurt : exploring the links between anorexia, bulimia and violence against women and girls

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Shelley Moore
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National Clearinghouse on Family Violence (NCFV)
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines the relationship between the experiences of violence and the development of eating disorders in women and girls.

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ISBN 0662315227
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Includes bibliographical references.

Peer-facilitated support groups for abused women (Self Help Canada Series)

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Janet Freeman
Karen Larcombe
Publisher: 
National Clearinghouse on Family Violence
Publication Date: 
1993
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents guidelines for establishing peer facilitated support groups for women who are abused. Outlines the role of facilitators, types of support groups, and group structures and philosophy.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Violence and trauma in the lives of women with serious mental illness: current practices in service provision in British Columbia

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Marina Morrow
Publisher: 
British Columbia Centre of Excellece for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Documents the practice in different mental health care settings with respect to the provision of services to women with chronic and persistent mental health problems who are survivors of violence.

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BCCEWH MENH.M67 2002
ISBN 1894356241
ISSN 14817268
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Post traumatic stress disorder: the lived experience of immigrant, refugee and visible minority women

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Judy White
Sherrie Tutt
Darlene Rude
Betty Mutwiri
Publisher: 
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Describes awareness among physicians, psychiatrists and other service providers, and their experiences with immigrant, refugee and Aboriginal women.

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PWHCE MENH.W48 2002
Project #24
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Includes bibliographical references.

A woman's journal

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Val Nowak
Oshawa Community Health Centre
Publisher: 
Oshawa Community Health Centre
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Oshawa, ON

Designed for women survivors of violence and abuse to find inspiration through poetry and art, which is interspersed throughout.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
VIOL.A96 2000
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