ERIC Number: EJ484676
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
The Impact of Family Disintegration on College Students.
Fishman, Deborah E.
College Student Affairs Journal, v13 n2 p57-64 Spr 1994
Notes that divorce is stressful life transition and that colleges offer few services targeted specifically to students from divorced families. Discusses how parental divorce may inhibit psychological separation processes of college students with regard to perceptions of parents, adjustment and academic success, and identity formation. Concludes that counseling professionals need to consider family dynamics when working with students. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A