ERIC Number: ED150534
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
This paper offers an overview of existing services for divorcing individuals and their children, and focuses specifically on one model of divorce counseling. Emerging trends are identified as the monograph addresses the practical, financial, emotional and social services now offered in the U.S. The bulk of the document is devoted to the format, dynamics and techniques of a specific model for conducting a divorce adjustment group. The model allows unstructured time for divorcing individuals to release and discuss feelings, and describes preventive exercises which foster individual growth. A brief discussion of counseling services for children comprises the last section of the monograph. (Author/BP)
Descriptors: Adjustment (to Environment), Children, Divorce, Group Counseling, Human Services, Intervention, Marital Instability, Marriage Counseling, Models, State of the Art Reviews
ERIC/CAPS, 2108 School of Education Building, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 ($5.00)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Counseling and Personnel Services, Ann Arbor, MI.