ERIC Number: EJ587209
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Social Support in Marriage: Translating Research into Practical Applications for Clinicians.
Sullivan, Kieran T.; Pasch, Lauri A.; Eldridge, Kathleen A.; Bradbury, Thomas N.
Family Journal: Counseling and Therapy for Couples and Families, v6 n4 p263-71 Oct 1998
Research indicating that couples' social support skills predict marital outcomes two years later, above and beyond conflict-management skills, is reported. Successful prevention and treatment programs may need to incorporate support-skills training as well as conflict-management training. Specific techniques are recommended for teaching social-support skills. (Author/EMK)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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