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The Healing Properties of Writing for Persons with Mental Health Issues

@inproceedings{EroPhillips2015TheHP,
  title={The Healing Properties of Writing for Persons with Mental Health Issues},
  author={A. M. Ero-Phillips},
  year={2015}
}
The purpose of this study was to examine therapeutic writing through the experiences of persons with mental health diagnoses from the perspectives of occupational science and occupational therapy. Personal writing is the use of the writing process to cultivate and express fulfillment and contentment. This qualitative study was the third phase of a larger research endeavor on the healing properties of writing by the principal investigator. A phenomenologically-based study was designed utilizing… Expand

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