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ERIC Number: ED180615
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Aug
Pages: 62
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
The Impact of Divorce on the Lives of Children: Alleviating the Trauma of the Divorce Experience Through Adult Intervention Strategies.
Parker, Denise
This paper reviews current literature pertaining to the effects of divorce on children and makes suggestions regarding general ways in which parents and other adults may assist children in coping with divorce. The population of children towards which this study is directed includes preschool through latency age children. All inferences made in this study are based upon the body of literature examined in this paper. Chapter Two designates problems encountered by children whose parents are experiencing divorce. Both male and female children are discussed. In Chapter Three the author delineates adult intervention strategies designed to aid the child in coping with divorce-related changes. This information can be used by all those involved in the divorce experience including parents, educators, relatives, friends, and others. (Author/RH)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Dissertations/Theses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Research Report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for Master's Degree, Southern Illinois University