TITLE

The Teenager Who Was a Liar

AUTHOR(S)
Minuchin, Salvador; Nichols, Michael P.; Wai-Yung Lee
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Psychotherapy Networker Magazine;Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p77
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article describes the case of Whitney Boyd, a teenager who lies compulsively. According to Whitney's mother, her child has been lying to them for as long as she can remember. The therapist who was handling the case talked to Whitney to introduce uncertainty and curiosity into her parents' complaints. The therapist found that Whitney keeps a diary and that she writes poems.
ACCESSION #
26467251

 

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