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Social, legal, and therapeutic changes that should lessen the traumatic effects of divorce on children.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  649462     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Easing the plight of the divorcing and the divorced requires the efforts of a broad range of professional disciplines. It is not my purpose here to cover in detail the various ways in which different professionals can contribute to this goal. Rather, I will focus on certain specific changes which, if implemented, could prevent and/or lessen some of the psychological traumas attendant to divorce. Some of these changes are already being instituted but are mentioned here because they warrant more widespread appreciation and utilization. Others, to the best of my knowledge, have not yet been made and may never be. My hope is that this presentation will play some small role in bringing about these changes.
Authors:
R A Gardner
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis     Volume:  6     ISSN:  0090-3604     ISO Abbreviation:  J Am Acad Psychoanal     Publication Date:  1978 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1978-07-15     Completed Date:  1978-07-15     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7505570     Medline TA:  J Am Acad Psychoanal     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  231-47     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Child
Child Welfare*
Counseling
Divorce*
Education
Humans
Jurisprudence
Parent-Child Relations*

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