ERIC Number: EJ360408
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
The Impact of Mental Illness on Families.
Gubman, Gayle D.; Tessler, Richard C.
Journal of Family Issues, v8 n2 p226-45 Jun 1987
Mental illness has far-reaching effects on other family members although family impact of mental illness has not received much attention from sociologists. Applies an illness behavior perspective to the study of family burden, reviews knowledge, and invites research by defining a number of issues, substantive and methodological, that need to be addressed. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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