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  • Kulig, Judith Celene; Babcock, R.; Wall, M.; Hill, S. (Health Care for Women InternationalHealth SciencesDepartment of NursingUniversity of Lethbridge, 2009)
    Understanding the beliefs and knowledge related to women’s sexuality is important when working with unique religious groups in order to provide culturally appropriate care. An exploratory, descriptive qualitative study ...
  • Bernes, Kerry; Bardick, A. D.; Nixon, G. (EducationUniversity of Lethbridge, 2008)
    This article describes one man’s experience with weight lifting and steroid use. Men may engage in heavy weight lifting and steroid use in order to change their bodies, possibly developing behaviours associated with eating ...
  • Williams, Robert J.; Volberg, Rachel A. (Faculty of Health SciencesFaculty of Health SciencesUniversity of LethbridgeGemini Research, 2010-03-31)
    Population prevalence surveys of gambling serve several important purposes. However, there has been some question about the accuracy of the prevalence rates obtained in these surveys. These questions concern whether ...
  • Nixon, Gary (Haworth Press, Inc.School of Health ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2005)
    The usefulness of Wilber’s “Spectrum of Consciousness” developmental model in the treatment of substance abuse is demonstrated by a case study that illustrates how underlying emotional pain and intimacy issues can be ...
  • McGowan, Virginia M.; Nixon, Gary (Canadian Indian/Native Studies AssociationSchool of Health SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2004)
    This paper examines problem gambling and its resolution in an exploratory phenomenological study among Blackfoot individuals. Significant factors in the development and resolution of problem gambling are identified and a ...
  • Davis, Mary E.; Williams, Robert J.; Goodale, Leslie A. (Canadian Nurses AssociationAddiction Centre, Foothills Medical CentreAddiction Centre, Foothills Medical Centre, 1999-04)
    A final investigation attempted to determine whether the somewhat lower show-up rates after the Engaged intake could be a result of this procedure actually being therapeutic, thus decreasing the person's distress and need ...
  • Lee, Bonnie K.; Rovers, Martin (Taylor & FrancisSchool of Health SciencesFaculty of Human SciencesUniversity of LethbridgeSt. Paul University, 2008-04)
    Counsellors (N=21) receiving their first training in Congruence Couple Therapy (CCT) applied CCT to 1–2 pathological gamblers (N=24) and their spouses conjointly at their Ontario treatment settings. Gamblers' and spouses' ...
  • Kulig, Judith Celene; Hall, Barry; Grant-Kalischuk, Ruth (Rural and Remote Health OnlineHealth SciencesDepartment of NursingUniversity of Lethbridge, 2008)
    Introduction: Few studies have examined violence among rural youth even though it is recognized as a societal concern. A mixed method, descriptive study was conducted to examine violence among rural youth including their ...
  • Nixon, Gary (Health SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2011)
    In this article, challenges after awakening are considered. While being in the awakened flow can be very captivating, we see issues of the mind, the heart, and the guts may still emerge that need to be worked through. ...
  • Kulig, Judith Celene; Minroe, Bruce; Stewart, Norma (Rural and Remote HealthHealth SciencesDepartment of NursingUniversity of Lethbridge, 2004)
    Introduction: The need to build capacity in rural health research is recognized in Canada. During its formative stage, the Canadian Rural Health Research Society (established in 2002), performed a nation-wide survey of the ...
  • Nowatzki, Nadine R.; Williams, Robert J. (Taylor & FrancisSchool of Health SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2002)
    Casino self-exclusion is a procedure by which individuals can have themselves banned from entering a casino. One of the purposes of this paper is to present information about the availability and features of these ...
  • Mill, Judy E.; Lambert, Denise T.; Larkin, Kecia; Ward, Ken; Harrowing, Jean N. (PimatisiwinHealth SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2008)
    The Aboriginal people of Canada are over-represented in the HIV and AIDS statistics, compared with the rest of the population. A participatory action research study was conducted in Alberta, Canada to examine the ...
  • Kulig, Judith Celene; Wall, M; Hill, S; Babcock, R (International Nursing ReviewHealth SciencesDepartment of NursingUniversity of Lethbridge, 2008)
    Background: Low German-Speaking (LGS) Mennonites are a conservative religious group that has migrated from Eastern Europe to Canada and then to countries such as Mexico. They are now returning to Canada in large numbers. ...
  • Kulig, Judith Celene (The Canadian NurseHealth SciencesDepartment of NursingUniversity of Lethbridge, 1988)
    The goal of this study was to discover cultural knowledge held by Cambodian refugee women in regard to conception and fetal development and how this might relate to birth control use and prenatal care. Maternal-child issues ...
  • Kulig, Judith Celene; Hall, Barry; Babcock, Ruth; Campbell, Robert; Wall, Margaret (The Canadian NurseHealth SciencesDepartment of NursingUniversity of Lethbridge, 2004)
    Cross-cultural nursing practices call for attention to be paid to the unique beliefs and practices of the groups with which nurses come in contact. The Kanadier Mennonites are a conservative religious group who live in ...
  • Kulig, Judith Celene; University of Lethbridge. Regional Centre for Health Promotion (Regional Centre for Health Promotion and Community Studies, University of LethbridgeRegional Centre for Health Promotion and Community StudiesUniversity of Lethbridge, 1995)
    A needs assessment was completed with the target group, the Kanadier Mennonites. This assessment was successfully completed through a partnership between the School of Nursing, University of Lethbridge Advanced Community ...
  • Harrowing, Jean N. (OJINHealth SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2011-01-31)
    Compassion is fundamental to ethical nursing practice; it represents a commitment to acknowledge and respond to the suffering of the patient. Many structural, economic, and sociopolitical challenges confront Ugandan nurses ...
  • 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 Celene (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 ...

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