TITLE

Treating Troubled Families: A Systematic Program

AUTHOR(S)
Davis, Reed; Horne, Arthur M.
PUB. DATE
June 1986
SOURCE
Individual Psychology: The Journal of Adlerian Theory, Research ;Jun86, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p255
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a systematic program in treating troubled families in the U.S. Percentage of problems related to child behavior; Lack of adequate skills and training about parenting; Number of families experiencing child behavior problems.
ACCESSION #
9101590

 

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