ERIC Number: EJ890426
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 7
Integrating Attachment Theory to Support a Client Coming to Terms with Infidelity
Claire, Carolyn A.
Canadian Journal of Counselling, v44 n1 p78-81 2010
Finding it difficult to overcome the emotional distress experienced when considering her husband's infidelity, a client seeks counselling support. The client's goal was to learn about herself and to use the experience as an opportunity for self transformation. The case study utilizes Attachment Theory and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy to help the client develop self-awareness and come to terms with the experience.
Descriptors: Counseling Techniques, Females, Case Studies, Behavior Modification, Therapy, Attachment Behavior, Marriage, Marital Instability, Self Concept, Coping, Emotional Adjustment, Emotional Problems, Counseling
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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