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Vi hjälper inte folk att sluta knarka och supa. Utan vi erbjuder ett paket om hur man inte börjar igen : En kvalitativ studie om hur missbruksbehandlare konstruerar manliga respektive kvinnliga missbrukare, samt vilka faktorer de anser vara viktiga i en behandling

Bengtsson, Tina LU and Heideman, Linnéa LU (2017) SOPA63 20171
School of Social Work
Abstract
The aim of this qualitative study was to understand how drug therapists perceive and construct male and female drug abusers. We conducted semi-structured interviews with seven drug therapists. For our analysis, we used a social constructivist approach, based on the gender perspective organizational culture, treatment ideology and social interaction.
The findings of this study revealed that the majority of drug therapists we interviewed could distinguish differences between male and female drug abusers based on typical behavior and needs. There was a consensus among the therapists that willingness to stop abusing and doing it for their own sake was important. Regarding how the therapists in our interviews have commented on the... (More)
The aim of this qualitative study was to understand how drug therapists perceive and construct male and female drug abusers. We conducted semi-structured interviews with seven drug therapists. For our analysis, we used a social constructivist approach, based on the gender perspective organizational culture, treatment ideology and social interaction.
The findings of this study revealed that the majority of drug therapists we interviewed could distinguish differences between male and female drug abusers based on typical behavior and needs. There was a consensus among the therapists that willingness to stop abusing and doing it for their own sake was important. Regarding how the therapists in our interviews have commented on the aforementioned results, we have been able to see connections between their pronunciation and the treatment model from which they are based. (Less)
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Bengtsson, Tina LU and Heideman, Linnéa LU
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SOPA63 20171
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M2 - Bachelor Degree
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keywords
female drug abuse, male drug abuse, Drug abuse, drug therapists, viktiga faktorer i missbruksbehandling., kvinnligt missbruk, manligt missbruk, important factors in drug treatment, Missbruk, missbruksbehandlare
language
Swedish
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8915012
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2017-06-16 12:36:01
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2017-06-16 12:36:01
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  abstract     = {The aim of this qualitative study was to understand how drug therapists perceive and construct male and female drug abusers. We conducted semi-structured interviews with seven drug therapists. For our analysis, we used a social constructivist approach, based on the gender perspective organizational culture, treatment ideology and social interaction.
The findings of this study revealed that the majority of drug therapists we interviewed could distinguish differences between male and female drug abusers based on typical behavior and needs. There was a consensus among the therapists that willingness to stop abusing and doing it for their own sake was important. Regarding how the therapists in our interviews have commented on the aforementioned results, we have been able to see connections between their pronunciation and the treatment model from which they are based.},
  author       = {Bengtsson, Tina and Heideman, Linnéa},
  keyword      = {female drug abuse,male drug abuse,Drug abuse,drug therapists,viktiga faktorer i missbruksbehandling.,kvinnligt missbruk,manligt missbruk,important factors in drug treatment,Missbruk,missbruksbehandlare},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Vi hjälper inte folk att sluta knarka och supa. Utan vi erbjuder ett paket om hur man inte börjar igen : En kvalitativ studie om hur missbruksbehandlare konstruerar manliga respektive kvinnliga missbrukare, samt vilka faktorer de anser vara viktiga i en behandling},
  year         = {2017},
}