Självmedicinering med cannabis för posttraumatiskt stressyndrom. En normanalys av individers upplevelser och professioners uppfattning

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Självmedicinering med cannabis för posttraumatiskt stressyndrom. En normanalys av individers upplevelser och professioners uppfattning

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dc.contributor.author Hyllengren, Annika
dc.contributor.author Kristiansson, Malin
dc.date.accessioned 2015-02-05T13:04:57Z
dc.date.available 2015-02-05T13:04:57Z
dc.date.issued 2015 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2043/18528
dc.description.abstract The purpose of this study was to examine people's experiences of self-medication with cannabis in relation to post-traumatic stress disorder and professions’ opinions of cannabis for medical use. The study focuses on norms and values as well as its impact on individuals. A qualitative approach was used with thematically open interview questions, in order to gain an insight into the interviewees’ reality and their experiences. Selected theories emphasize on norms, social control and gateway. The study has chosen to point out Sweden's drug policy attitudes to cannabis, research on cannabis as a complement to post-traumatic stress disorder, resources and therapies in the section earlier research. The results showed patterns of how the social control and norms affect the individual who chooses to deviate from the prevailing norm. The informants who have chosen to self-medicate cannabis in relation to post-traumatic stress disorder describes itself countered in their experiences with emotions such as contempt, exclusion and being misunderstood. It also emerged that there is transparency in the professions to the possibilities of cannabis as medicine, at present, it is a lack of evidence and research. It was also found that the informants who self-medicated strives cannabis as medicine in the market, controlled dosage. en_US
dc.format.extent 42 en_US
dc.language.iso swe en_US
dc.publisher Malmö högskola/Hälsa och samhälle en_US
dc.subject Cannabis sv_SE
dc.subject normer sv_SE
dc.subject posttraumatiskt stressyndrom sv_SE
dc.subject självmedicinering sv_SE
dc.subject social kontroll sv_SE
dc.subject stämpling sv_SE
dc.subject Cannabis sv_SE
dc.subject labeling sv_SE
dc.subject norms sv_SE
dc.subject posttraumatic-stress disorder sv_SE
dc.subject self-medication sv_SE
dc.subject social control sv_SE
dc.title Självmedicinering med cannabis för posttraumatiskt stressyndrom. En normanalys av individers upplevelser och professioners uppfattning en_US
dc.type M3 en_US
dc.setspec.uppsok SocialBehaviourLaw en_US
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