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ERIC Number: EJ438826
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-1040-2861
Co-Dependency: An Examination of Underlying Assumptions.
Myer, Rick A.; And Others
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v13 n4 p449-58 Oct 1991
Discusses need for careful examination of codependency as diagnostic category. Critically examines assumptions that codependency is disease, addiction, or predetermined by the environment. Discusses implications of assumptions. Offers recommendations for mental health counselors focusing on need for systematic research, redirection of efforts to identify etiology, and search for alternative assumptions about codependency. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Language: English
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