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Types of domestic violence experienced by women in abusive relationships
(Stellenbosch University, 2013)
Research and specialised practice indicate that women who are abused by their intimate partners are at an increasing risk the longer the abuse continues. Many men show escalating violent behaviour toward their female ...
Against the odds : strengths displayed by abused women
(Stellenbosch University, 2014)
Although legislation protecting women’s rights in South Africa is well developed, statistics indicate that violence against women has become the norm. There are no cultural, socio-economic, political, religious or educational ...
The experiences of low-income female survivors of domestic violence
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Domestic violence crosses all boundaries and is regarded as a universal challenge affecting women of all spheres of life. Domestic violence is seen as a serious social problem in South Africa. It is ...
Die rol van alkohol- en dwelmmisbruik by vrouemishandeling : ŉ maatskaplikewerk-perspektief
(Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns, 2015-12)
Vrouemishandeling bied ŉ groot uitdaging vir maatskaplike werkers. In Suid-Afrika word na berekening elke 6 ure ŉ vrou vermoor deur haar lewensmaat, die hoogste voorkomssyfer ter wêreld. Navorsing toon ŉ verband tussen ...
Reflective learning in social work education in the field of substance abuse
(Stellenbosch University, 2015)
Reflective learning is very much part of social work education. A qualitative study was proposed with final-year social work students at a selected university in South Africa doing a course in the field of substance abuse. ...
The effects of a father's alcohol misuse on the wellbeing of his family : views of social workers
(Dept. of Social Work, Stellenbosch University, 2017)
Alcohol misuse poses a major threat to the wellbeing of families. If a father drinks excessively, all members of the family are affected. A qualitative study of an exploratory and descriptive nature was undertaken in which ...