A strengths perspective: an ethnographic study of homeless women with children.

@article{Thrasher1995ASP,
  title={A strengths perspective: an ethnographic study of homeless women with children.},
  author={S P Thrasher and Carol T. Mowbray},
  journal={Health & social work},
  year={1995},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={93-101}
}
Homeless women with children have been one of the fastest growing homeless subpopulations during the past decade. However, research in this area has paid scant attention to the needs of these homeless families. The ethnographic study of homeless women with children described in this article captures the prevailing strengths of this population. The women's strengths were identified in seeking housing, caring for children, and remaining connected to social contacts to keep their families together… CONTINUE READING