“Out of sight”: Sexuality and women with enduring mental illness
作者: Joanna DavisonAnnette Huntington
作者单位: 1Bachelor of Nursing Programme, Whitireia Community Polytechnic, Porirua,
2 College of Humanities and Social Sciences,Massey University, Wellington, New Zealand
刊名: International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 2010, Vol.19 (4), pp.240-249
来源数据库: Wiley Journal
DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0349.2010.00676.x
关键词: enduring mental illnessfeminist researchrecoverysexualitywomen
原始语种摘要: ABSTRACT(#br)Sexuality is a complex and fundamental aspect of a person's health and mental well‐being, yet mental health professionals generally seem reluctant to discuss sexuality related issues and few research studies have specifically explored the sexuality of women with enduring mental illness. The aim of this qualitative research was to gain a deeper understanding about the sexuality experiences of this group of women. Eight women were interviewed individually, and then together as a focus group. Working from a feminist theoretical perspective, the interview transcripts were analysed thematically. All the women considered sexuality an essential component of their identity. However, powerful interlocking systems controlled and influenced how the women expressed their sexuality, often...
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  • sexuality 
  • women 妇女
  • enduring 持久
  • interlocking 联锁
  • person 人称
  • supportive 支援性
  • understanding 理解
  • aspect 季相
  • mental 精神的
  • rendering 抹灰