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Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis: Theory, Method and Research
Interpretative phenomenological analysis (IPA) is an increasingly popular approach to qualitative inquiry. This handy text covers its theoretical foundations and provides a detailed guide toExpand
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Exploring lived experience
Understanding experience is the very bread and butter of psychology, and interpretative phenomenological analysis (IPA: Smith, 1996) offers psychologists the opportunity to learn from the insights ofExpand
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Integrative Health Coaching for Patients With Type 2 Diabetes
Purpose The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of integrative health (IH) coaching on psychosocial factors, behavior change, and glycemic control in patients with type 2Expand
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Diagnosis and stigma and identity amongst HIV positive Black Africans living in the UK
Individual in-depth, semi-structured interviews with 30 HIV positive Black Africans were conducted in London, UK. The interviews focused upon experiential accounts of living with HIV. The interviewsExpand
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Stigma and the delegitimation experience: An interpretative phenomenological analysis of people living with chronic fatigue syndrome
Individual in-depth interviews with 14 people with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) were conducted, focusing on the experience of living with CFS. The interviews were transcribed verbatim and wereExpand
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Gay Men and HIV/AIDS Risk Management
This article presents a framework through which changes in the management of HIV/AIDS risks among British gay men may be conceptualized. Three distinct periods of risk management are outlined. First,Expand
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‘That was my old life; it's almost like a past-life now’: Identity crisis, loss and adjustment amongst people living with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Individual in-depth interviews were conducted with 14 people with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS). The interviews centred on the experience of living with the condition from the participants’ ownExpand
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"I was terrified of being different": exploring gay men's accounts of growing-up in a heterosexist society.
This study examined retrospective accounts of gay identity formation during adolescence. Twenty in-depth interviews were conducted with working-class gay men from a small town in the north ofExpand
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Health and romance: Understanding unprotected sex in relationships between gay men
Book synopsis: `This book was an absolute joy to read and offers a comprehensive review of health psychology.... This book should become a classic - necessary reading for students in all branches ofExpand
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