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Achieving harmony from tension: contemporary patterns and pitfalls of family advocacy.

Journal of Family Social Work

Author: Quinn, W. H.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 1996


Physical illness, financial dependence or constraint, social emotional problems, & the changing political & demographic structure of caregiving pose challenges to advocacy & intervention in illness & aging. An uncommon framework for freeing clinicians, educators, & helping professionals from ideas that can interfere with successful intervention is provided. Illustrations of practical problems are presented, & some postures for advocacy & intervention considered.

Further Details

Pages: 83-98
Volume: 1
Issue: 3
Accession Number: 27.5.03
Keywords: older, emotional
Reads: 160