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Enriching qualitative research by engaging peer interviewers: a case study
Engaging peer-interviewers in qualitative inquiry is becoming more popular. Yet, there are differing opinions as to whether this practice improves the research process or is prohibitivelyExpand
Gamblers Anonymous as a Recovery Pathway: A Scoping Review
There is a need for large-scale randomized controlled trials to determine GA’s effectiveness, as well as research exploring the mechanisms through which GA works, barriers to GA as a recovery approach, and the status of women in the fellowship. Expand
Foucault and Addiction
Gamblers Anonymous: A critical review of the literature
This study surveys existing literature on Gamblers Anonymous (GA) and issues that help to contextualise our understanding of this mutual aid association. While GA has been the subject ofExpand
The history of problem gambling
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The History of Problem Gambling: Temperance, Substance Abuse, Medicine, and Metaphors
Springer-Verlag New York Inc., United States, 2015. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2013 ed.. 235 x 155 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.This book documents theExpand
From Sin to Disease: Differences and Similarities between past and Current Conceptions of Chronic Drunkenness
The disease conception of alcoholism, as a unified body of ideas, is barely over 200 years old despite the presence of specific tenets in older texts. Scrutiny of preindustrial sermons whereinExpand
Prevention and Treatment of Problem Gambling Among Older Adults: A Scoping Review
Gambling is a socially acceptable form of recreation for older adults, but excessive gambling can lead to negative financial consequences and mental health problems. The lack of attention given toExpand
Recovery in Gamblers Anonymous
This article was written to provide an overview of recovery in Gamblers Anonymous (GA). How GA's approach reflects the distinctive needs of compulsive gamblers is a central theme. GA is a mutual aidExpand
“Talk with me”: perspectives on services for men with problem gambling and housing instability
It was highlighted that most of the men interviewed were not having their health and social needs met, and services need to address the intersection of problem gambling, housing instability, and other comorbidities. Expand