ERIC Number: EJ359036
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
The Role of "Translator" in the Case Transfer Process.
Gavazzi, Stephen M.; Anderson, Stephen A.
American Journal of Family Therapy, v15 n2 p145-57 Sum 1987
Proposes that key to effective case transfer is the departing therapist's ability to assume role of "translator" in a four-phase process of information-sharing which includes: preparing clients for termination and transfer, orienting clients and incoming therapist with one another, bringing clients and incoming therapist together, and facilitating continuation of therapeutic process. Discusses supervisor responsibilities and potential pitfalls in transfer. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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