Divorce wars : interventions with families in conflict /

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Author / Creator:Ellis, Elizabeth M.
Edition:1st ed.
Imprint:Washington, D.C. : American Psychological Association, ©2000.
Description:1 online resource (viii, 401 pages)
Language:English
Subject:Divorce therapy.
Divorce -- Psychological aspects.
Children of divorced parents -- Mental health.
Divorce -- psychology.
Adolescent.
Divorce -- Aspect psychologique.
Enfants de divorcés -- Santé mentale.
Thérapie conjugale.
Children of divorced parents -- Mental health.
Divorce -- Psychological aspects.
Divorce therapy.
Echtscheiding.
Psychologische aspecten.
Relatietherapie.
Psychotherapy.
Psychiatry.
Health & Biological Sciences.
Electronic Books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11136755
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Other authors / contributors:American Psychological Association.
ISBN:1557986797
9781557986795
1557986797
9781557986795
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
English.
Made available through: American Psychological Association's PsyBooks Collection.
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Summary:When parents divorce, children are the biggest losers. This book will give both mental health and legal professionals the expert information they need to help families navigate this grave ordeal and improve the outcome for hurting children. The author provides invaluable, research-based guidance on all stages of divorce cases, beginning with the warning signs of a failing marriage and ending with postdivorce conflict surrounding child custody. Each chapter features a detailed case study that depicts problems common to divorcing families and includes clinical guidelines and decision trees for interventions. Discussions include parental alienation syndrome, parent psychopathology, children's adaptation to chronic parental conflict, the evaluation of sexual abuse allegations, and ethical issues. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2004 APA, all rights reserved).
Other form:Divorce wars (print)