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ERIC Number: EJ482864
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-8046
Therapeutic Processes in Professional and Peer Counseling of Family Caregivers of Frail Elderly People.
Smith, Mary F.; And Others
Social Work, v37 n4 p345-51 Jul 1992
Assessed therapeutic processes used by peer and professional counselors during brief, problem-focused individual intervention program with 51 daughters and daughters-in-law who were caring for frail elder. Findings indicated that professionals were significantly warmer and friendlier, engaged in greater exploration, and gave more and different types of advice than peers. Found no differences in any client process variables measured. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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