ERIC Number: EJ279220
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Support Groups: A Conceptualization.
Pearson, Richard E.
Personnel and Guidance Journal, v61 n6 p361-64 Feb 1983
Offers a conceptualization of support groups, differentiating them from counseling and psychotherapy groups. Discusses implications for group formation, membership, and format. Support groups can be relevant to both remedially and developmentally oriented helping efforts, as surrogate support systems for persons who have experienced support loss. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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