ERIC Number: EJ355502
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Adolescent Couples in a Psychiatric Hospital: "I'll Never Forget What's Her Name."
Buxton, Martin N.
Residential Treatment for Children and Youth, v4 n2 p75-83 Win 1986
Three case studies are used to illustrate how adolescent male-female relationships in a psychiatric hospital setting can effect growth in the developmental tasks of separation-individuation, identity formation, and preparation for successful adult relationships. (Author/JW)
Descriptors: Adolescent Development, Adolescents, Behavior Disorders, Case Studies, Developmental Tasks, Emotional Disturbances, Identification (Psychology), Institutionalized Persons, Interpersonal Competence, Peer Relationship, Psychiatric Hospitals, Psychopathology, Psychotherapy, Self Concept, Sexuality, Social Development, Therapeutic Environment
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A