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Associations of Physical Activity, Mindfulness, & Resilience Practices with Perceived Quality of Life Among Female College Veterans


Abstract Female college veterans face a host of struggles both personally and academically. Research that focuses primarily on female veterans’ wellness needs as they transition into civilian life is limited and this population is woefully understudied in comparison to male veterans. The purpose of this study was to describe and explore some of the wellness needs of female college veterans making the transition from military service to college/civilian life. Twelve hundred and thirty female veterans from a University Veterans Center were sent a recruitment email where 125 successfully completed a life satisfaction (Frisch, 1994), physical activity (Craig et al., 2003), resilience (Connor & Davidson, 2003), and a five-facet mindfulness (Baer et a... (more)
Created Date 2019
Contributor Yu, Gladys Marie Tiu Lim (Author) / Swan, Pamela (Advisor) / Sebren, Ann (Committee member) / Davis-Strong, Devi (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Kinesiology / Health sciences / College / Female Veterans / Mindfulness / Physical Activity / Quality of Life / Resilience
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 102 pages
Language English
Copyright
Note Masters Thesis Exercise and Wellness 2019
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS


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