ERIC Number: EJ468336
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Adult Children of Alcoholics: An Adlerian Perspective.
Kershaw-Bellemare, Robyne; Mosak, Harold H.
Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, v38 n3 p105-19 Spr 1993
Notes that children of alcoholics use common maladaptively successful methods to achieve their survival-oriented fictive goals and carry these behaviors with them into adulthood. Discusses insidious and enduring effects of alcoholism on lifestyle of adult children of alcoholics (ACOAs). Describes developmental legacy of alcoholism as legacy of crisis which ACOAs can use to turn hidden danger into opportunity. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Adult Children of Alcoholics; Canada