Title

Bibliotherapy with preadolescents experiencing divorce

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2007

Publication Title

The Family Journal

Volume

15

Issue

4

First page number:

409

Last page number:

414

Abstract

Preadolescence is a challenging developmental stage, but when complicated or threatened by the effects of family dissolution or divorce, the challenges can be overwhelming. Such youngsters often need and can benefit from counseling intervention. One particularly appropriate intervention is bibliotherapy. Reasons for using bibliotherapy for such youngsters are provided, and specific methods and materials are suggested.

Keywords

Bibliotherapy; Divorce; Youth counseling

Disciplines

Library and Information Science | Marriage and Family Therapy and Counseling

Language

English

Permissions

Use Find in Your Library, contact the author, or use interlibrary loan to garner a copy of the article. Publisher copyright policy allows author to archive post-print (author’s final manuscript). When post-print is available or publisher policy changes, the article will be deposited

Identifier

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1066480707305352

Publisher Citation

Pehrsson, D.-E., Allen, V. B., Folger, W. A., McMillen, P. S., & Lowe, I. (2007). Bibliotherapy with preadolescents experiencing divorce. The Family Journal, 15, 409-414. doi:10.1177/1066480707305352

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