ERIC Number: ED194819
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Strengthening the Family. Families Today: A Research Sampler on Families and Children.
Corfman, Eunice, Ed.
Science Monographs, published by the National Institute of Mental Health, are book-length, integrative state-of-the-art reviews, critical evaluations of findings, or program assessments of current research on topics related to the NIMH mandate. This set of articles concentrates on strengthening the family. Articles concern ways to improve communication in marriage and an investigation of marriages that endure, parenting skills, parenting with difficult children, foster parenting, helping young children make the most of their potential, training single-parent families to solve problems through behavior therapy, and enabling people to relate more constructively to each other through use of the Relationship Enhancement technique. (NRB)
Descriptors: Anthologies, Child Rearing, Childhood Needs, Communication (Thought Transfer), Discipline, Family Relationship, Family (Sociological Unit), Foster Family, Group Unity, Improvement, Interpersonal Competence, Marriage, One Parent Family, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Education, Parent Role
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402 (Stock No. 017-024-00955-5)
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Reports - General; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Mental Health (DHEW), Rockville, MD. Div. of Scientific and Public Information.
Note: For related documents see CG 014 758-759.