ERIC Number: EJ606247
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Single-Parent Families: A Difference That Makes a Difference?
Kleist, David M.
Family Journal: Counseling and Therapy for Couples and Families, v7 n4 p373-78 Oct 1999
Current research on effects of single-parent households on children's well-being found that families are more similar in their ability to foster child well-being. Family process has a greater effect on child well-being than family structure. Suggests s counselors treat each family as unique, foster ways to promote positive relating, and become social-change agents for the families. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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