ERIC Number: EJ279209
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
The Rescuing Therapist: A Duplication of the Pathogenic Family System.
Friesen, Victor I.; Casella, Nancy T.
American Journal of Family Therapy, v10 n4 p57-61 Win 1982
Explores the dynamics of rescuing behavior in families, how it is replicated by therapist's attempts to rescue, and how the impetus for these attempts are derived from the therapist's own family of origin. The value of exploring the need to rescue is demonstrated by a case example. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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