TITLE

Should people be friends before lovers?

PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
Jet;07/20/98, Vol. 94 Issue 8, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Questions whether individuals should be friends before they enter into intimate relationships. Views of Vesta Callender, a psychotherapist who practices in New York City; Statements from Doctor Larry Davis, professor of social work and psychology at Washington University; Importance of individuals establishing what they want out of relationships.
ACCESSION #
872576

 

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