Research Platform  |   August 2016
The Experience of Occupational Transition From Homelessness to Becoming Housed
Author Affiliations
  • Providence Care
Article Information
Evidence-Based Practice / Mental Health / Basic Research
Research Platform   |   August 2016
The Experience of Occupational Transition From Homelessness to Becoming Housed
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011505089p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-RP301B
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011505089p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-RP301B
Abstract

Date Presented 4/9/2016

In phenomenology-informed interviews with 11 housed adults with a history of chronic homelessness, participants described their experience of a challenging and rewarding occupational transition in relation to identity. Implications for an occupational perspective of homelessness are presented.

Primary Author and Speaker: Carrie Anne Marshall

Contributing Author: Rosemary Lysaght