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NCJ Number: 36141 Find in a Library
Title: ABUSED WIFE PROBLEM
Journal: SOCIAL CASEWORK  Dated:(JANUARY 1976)  Pages:27-32
Author(s): B B NICHOLS
Corporate Author: Family Service Assoc of America
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 6
Sponsoring Agency: Family Service Assoc of America
New York, NY 10010
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: ARTICLE EXAMINING SOCIAL, PSYCHOLOGICAL, AND LEGAL ASPECTS OF ABUSIVENESS TOWARD WIVES WHICH ARE PERTINENT TO FAMILY CASEWORKERS.
Abstract: THE AUTHOR CONSIDERS CONCEPTS WHICH TEND TO MAINTAIN THE PATTERN OF ABUSE, RATHER THAN TO TREAT IT. PROBLEMS AND ISSUES OF TREATMENT ARE DISCUSSED AND THE NEED FOR CASEWORKER INVOLVEMENT IN DESIGNING TREATMENT INNOVATIONS IS EMPHASIZED.
Index Term(s): Battered wives; Counseling; Crisis intervention; Family crisis; Social work; Social workers; Sociology
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