ERIC Number: EJ412793
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Loneliness: A Review of Current Literature, with Implications for Counseling and Research.
McWhirter, Benedict T.
Journal of Counseling and Development, v68 n4 p417-22 Mar-Apr 1990
Reviews literature on loneliness. Describes relationship of loneliness to other variables and major characteristics of the experience of loneliness. Defines loneliness. Discusses incidence. Discusses treatment strategies, highlighting cognitive-behavioral therapy, social skills training, and social support. Provides suggestions for counseling practice and research. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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