ERIC Number: EJ287877
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
A Structural Approach to Unresolved Mourning in Single Parent Family Systems.
Fulmer, Richard H.
Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, v9 n3 p259-69 Jul 1983
Considers the mother's depression as a special problem in therapy of single-parent families, resulting from unresolved mourning maintained by the family system. Offers reasons why the single-parent family's structure seems inherently vulnerable to unresolved mourning. Suggests techniques of Structural Family Therapy to facilitate mourning in such families. (WAS)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A