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ERIC Number: EJ137674
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1976
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The Medical Model, Mental Illness, and Metaphoric Mystification among Marriage and Family Counselors
Laner, Mary Riege
Family Coordinator, 25, 4, 175-181, Apr 76
Articles (N=22) were examined to determine whether the language of the medical model was used. Three-fourths of the articles used terminology of the bio-medical model. It is suggested the use of metaphoric language serves to mystify rather than to clarify. (Author)
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