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Handbook of Family Development and Intervention

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ISBN-10: 0471299677

ISBN-13: 9780471299677

Edition: 2000

Authors: William C. Nichols, Mary Anne Pace-Nichols, Dorothy S. Becvar, Augustus Y. Napier

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This handbook systematically explores family development. Recognized experts examine theories of family development; family patterns, processes and dynamics; family stages; and variations in structure and symptomatology.
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Book details

Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 2/25/2000
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 504
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.25" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 2.398
Language: English

Dorothy S. Becvar, PhD, is a licensed marital and family therapist and a licensed clinical social worker in private practice in St. Louis, Missouri. She is also president and CEO of The Haelan Centers (TM), a not-for-profit corporation dedicated to promoting the growth and wholeness of clients in body, mind, and spirit. Dr. Becvar has published extensively and has presented workshops and courses nationally and internationally on a wide variety of topics. A well-respected teacher and trainer, she has served on the faculties of the University of Missouri/n-/St. Louis, St. Louis University, Texas Tech University, Washington University, and Radford University.

Theories Of Family Development
Family Development and Family Therapy
Evolutionary Psychology
The Limits of Change: Heredity, Temperament, and Family Influences
Human Development as a Process of Meaning Making and Reality Construction
The Larger Social Context
Socialization of Gender Roles
The Development of Children and Families of Color: A Supplemental Framework
Socialization of Socioeconomic Status
Family Stages, Patterns, Processes, And Dynamics
Making a Marriage
Childless Married Couples
Families with Young Children: A Developmental-Family Systems Perspective
The Midlife Family: Dealing with Adolescents, Young Adults, and the Marriage in Transition
Aging and the Family: Dynamics and Therapeutic Interventions
Variations In Family Structure
Families by Choice: Adoptive and Foster Families
Gay and Lesbian Families
Diversity of New American Families: Guidelines for Therapists
Single-Parent Families: Dynamics and Treatment Issues
Families Experiencing Divorce
Families With Special Needs And Problems
Remarried Families of 2000: Definitions, Description, and Interventions
Families Experiencing Violence
Families with Learning Disabilities, Physical Disabilities, and Other Childhood Challenges
Families with Chronic Physical Illness
Families Experiencing Death, Dying, and Bereavement