ERIC Number: EJ585344
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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American Indians: Presenting Concerns and Considerations for Family Therapists.
Brucker, Penny S.; Perry, Benjamin J.
American Journal of Family Therapy, v26 n4 p307-19 Oct-Dec 1998
Provides marriage and family therapists with an overview of issues related to the treatment of clients of American-Indian descent. Discusses a rationale for studying the American-Indian population, presents concerns that therapists are likely to encounter, and identifies considerations when engaging in a therapeutic relationship with an American-Indian client or family. (Author/MKA)
Descriptors: Adolescents, American Indians, Communications, Cultural Differences, Depression (Psychology), Family (Sociological Unit), Family Counseling, Females, Literature Reviews, Marriage Counseling, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Racial Bias, Sex Role, Sharing Behavior, Socioeconomic Status, Suicide, Violence
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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