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  • Williams, Robert J.; Chang, Samuel Y. (Blackwell PublishingAddiction Centre, Foothills Medical CentreAddiction Centre, Foothills Medical Centre, 2000)
    There are relatively few studies on adolescent substance abuse treatment. The ones that exist tend to be methodologically weak. Methodologically stronger studies have usually found most adolescents receiving treatment to ...
  • Brown, David D.; Kulig, Judith C. (Health and Canadian SocietyHealth SciencesDepartment of NursingUniversity of Lethbridge, 1996)
    Resiliency is a concept for which both its appeal and frustration comes from the elasticity of its meaning. The idea of resiliency commonly has been found in areas of human development and psychopathology, there is now an ...
  • McComb, Jennifer L.; Lee, Bonnie K.; Sprenkle, Douglas H. (Blackwell PublishingHealth SciencesHealth SciencesPurdue UniversityUniversity of Lethbridge, 2009-10)
    Few family therapists have training in the identification, assessment, and treatment of problem gambling and its impact on couple and family relationships. The authors conceptualize problem gambling (PG) as a family issue ...
  • Lee, Bonnie K. (SpringerSchool of Health SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2009-01)
    Couple therapy models for pathological gambling are limited. Congruence Couple Therapy is an integrative, humanistic, systems model that addresses intrapsychic, interpersonal, intergenerational, and universal–spiritual ...
  • Lee, Bonnie K. (Human Sciences Press, Inc.PsychologyUniversity of Ottawa, 2002-03)
    This article casts into relief the essentialist-existential philosophy implicit in Satir’s model of healing using Paul Tillich’s systematic philosophical framework. Parallels between Satir’s model of the person are drawn ...
  • Nixon, Gary; Solowoniuk, Jason; McGowan, Virginia (SpringerSchool Health SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2006-07)
    This research study sought to interpret and strove toward understanding the lived experience of 13 pathological gambler from an archetypal–mythic perspective. Through a phenomenological hermeneutics inquiry, 11 clusters ...
  • Harrowing, Jean N.; Mill, Judy; Spiers, Jude; Kulig, Judith C.; Kipp, Walter (International Journal of Qualitative MethodsFaculty of Health SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2010)
    Critical qualitative methodology provides a strategy to examine the human experience and its relationship to power and truth. Cultural safety is a concept that has been applied to nursing education and practice and refers ...
  • Hart-Wasekeesikaw, Fjola; Gregory, David (Aboriginal Nurses Association of CanadaHealth SciencesHealth SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2009)
    There is a pressing and moral need to redress the health, economic, and social inequities experienced by the First Nations, Inuit and Métis people of Canada. Education is integral to the future of Canada’s Aboriginal people. ...
  • Hart-Wasekeesikaw, Fjola; Gregory, David (Aboriginal Nurses Association of CanadaHealth SciencesHealth SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2009)
    The document, Cultural Competence and Cultural Safety in First Nations, Inuit and Métis Nursing Education: Integrated Review of the Literature was developed to assist educators to foster cultural competence and cultural ...
  • Harrowing, J N; Mill, J; Spiers, J; Kulig, Judith C.; Kipp, W (International Nursing ReviewHealth SciencesNursingPublic HealthUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of Alberta, 2010)
    High-quality research is essential for the generation of scientific nursing knowledge and the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals. However, the ncorporation of Western bioethical principles in the study design ...
  • Harrowing, Jean; Mill, J; Spiers, J; Kulig, Judith C.; Kipp, W (International Nursing ReviewHealth SciencesDepartment of NursingUniversity of Lethbridge, 2010)
    High-quality research is essential for the generation of scientific nursing knowledge and the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals. However, the incorporation of Western bioethical principles in the study design ...
  • Nixon, Gary (International Disability Research CentreSchool of Health SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2002)
    The disease model of addictions has expanded from its original alcoholism base to include many substances and processes. Twelve step groups have flourished in North America. One area that has rapidly grown in the last ...
  • Williams, Robert J.; Wood, Robert T. (Ontario Problem Gambling Research CentreSchool of Health SciencesSociologyUniversity of LethbridgeArts and Science, 2004-06-23)
    The present study reinvestigated the gaming revenue contributions of Ontario problem gamblers. An attempt was made to exclude out-of-province expenditures as well as revenues from non-Ontario residents. Better methods were ...
  • Hagen, Brad F. (McGill School of NursingSchool of Health SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2003)
    The purpose of this short article is to highlight some of the positive and negative issues confronting gerontological nurse researchers. These issues fall into three categories: ethical, recruitment and sampling, and measurement.
  • el-Guebaly, Nady; Casey, David M.; Hodgins, David C.; Smith, Garry J.; Williams, Robert J.; Schopflocher, Don P.; Wood, Robert T. (SpringerHealth SciencesArts and ScienceSociologyUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of CalgaryUniversity of Alberta, 2008-12)
    Longitudinal research on the determinants of gambling behavior is sparse. This article briefly reviews the previous seventeen longitudinally designed studies, focusing on the methodology for each study. This is followed ...
  • Mangham, Colin; Carney, Greg; Burnett, Sean; Williams, Robert J. (Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General, Government of British ColumbiaSchool of Health SciencesBlue Thorn Research and Analysis Group, 2005-11)
    Casino style gambling has been expanding rapidly over the last decade in Canada. Gambling is often associated with a range of positive and negative outcomes for individuals, local communities and society and is therefore ...
  • Mangham, Colin; Carney, Greg; Burnett, Sean; Williams, Robert J. (Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General, Government of British ColumbiaSchool of Health SciencesBlue Thorn Research and Analysis Group, 2006-05)
    The purpose of the study is to learn what, if any, economic and social costs and benefits emerge over time from the creation and operation of these four new venues. Its intent is to inform planning processes by the ...
  • Volberg, Rachel A.; Williams, Robert J. (Health SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2011-11-14)
    Screening for problem gambling takes place in both clinical settings and in population research. Several short assessment tools for problem gambling have been developed over the past decade for use in these settings. ...
  • Williams, Robert J.; Volberg, Rachel A. (Gambling CommissionHealth SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2012-01-31)
    The aim of the present project is to provide the Gambling Commission and its stakeholders with advice on the feasibility and suitability of a new brief three‐item PGSI Short‐Form derived from the longer Problem Gambling ...
  • Lee, Bonnie K. (Human Sciences Press, Inc.PsychologyUniversity of Ottawa, 2002-03)
    The Congruence Scale derives from the construct of congruence, the goal of therapeutic change in the Satir model. Congruence is conceptualized as a state of awareness, openness, and connection in three human dimensions: ...

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