Spirituality and treatment choices by South and East Asian women with serious mental illness.

@article{Chiu2005SpiritualityAT,
  title={Spirituality and treatment choices by South and East Asian women with serious mental illness.},
  author={Lyren Chiu and Soma Ganesan and Nancy C. Clark and Marina Morrow},
  journal={Transcultural psychiatry},
  year={2005},
  volume={42 4},
  pages={630-56}
}
The purpose of this qualitative study is to investigate how South and East Asian immigrant women who have diagnoses of serious mental illness make treatment choices in relation to spirituality and to explore how gender, cultural beliefs, and spirituality intersect with the process of choice. The findings reveal that the process of spiritual choice includes three interrelated phases: (1) identifying contributing factors, (2) exploring spiritual resources and strategies, and (3) living with the… CONTINUE READING

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