Families and Mental Illness: New Directions in Professional Practice

Families and Mental Illness: New Directions in Professional Practice

Families and Mental Illness: New Directions in Professional Practice

Families and Mental Illness: New Directions in Professional Practice

Synopsis

This work is the most comprehensive volume to focus on new directions in professional practice with families of people with mental illness. It offers a multidisciplinary systems-oriented examination of theory, research, and practice in the area. Unique features include a consideration of life-span and family system and subsystem perspectives, as well as the inclusion of powerful personal accounts of family members. It is written from the perspective of a competence paradigm for clinical practice, which offers a constructive alternative to the more prevalent pathology models of the past.
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