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ERIC Number: ED464297
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Feb-21
Pages: 23
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Divorce Aftermath: Empowering Parents...Easing the Pain.
Staley, Wanda L.
The increase in divorce rates following the American adoption of no-fault divorce is correlated with radical changes in the lives of many parents and children. However, the dissolution of a marriage does not mean the end of a family. Family ties are forever, and family therapists can assist by easing the pain of divorce and empowering parents to be proactive and to ensure that their children experience a healthy adaptation to divorce. The authors suggest some research-based strategies and therapeutic techniques to help parents develop self-care and child-care skills. (Contains 21 references.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A