ERIC Number: EJ551770
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Why Adoptees Search: An Existential Treatment Perspective.
Jago Krueger, Mary J.; Hanna, Fred J.
Journal of Counseling & Development, v75 n3 p195-202 Jan-Feb 1997
Frames the adult adoptee's search for biological roots in an existential treatment perspective. This perspective is proposed as a practical approach to understanding the complexities of the adoption experience and an adoptee's desire to search. Reviews adoption practices, existential perspectives (e.g., death), and clinical implications. Provides three case examples. (RJM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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