ERIC Number: EJ937461
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003-Jul
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 179
Best Practice in Couple Relationship Education
Halford, W. Kim; Markman, Howard J.; Kling, Galena H.; Stanley, Scott M.
Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, v29 n3 p385-406 Jul 2003
Relationship education is widely available to couples and is intended to reduce the prevalence of relationship distress, divorce, and the associated personal and social costs. To realize the potential benefits of couple relationship education, it needs to be evidence-based, offered in ways that attract couples at high-risk for relationship problems, and focused on factors that put couples at high-risk for future relationship problems.
Descriptors: Interpersonal Relationship, Intimacy, Family Life Education, Evidence, Best Practices, At Risk Persons
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education
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