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In the Name of the Child: A Developmental Approach to Understanding and Helping Children of Conflicted and Violent Divorce

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Examines both the immediate and long-term effects of high-conflict divorce on children, tracing the developmental problems affecti... Lire la suite
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Examines both the immediate and long-term effects of high-conflict divorce on children, tracing the developmental problems affecting every age range of children, paying special attention to the impact of family violence and the dynamics of parental alienation.

Auteur

Janet R. Johnston, PhD, is a sociologist with a doctorate from Stanford University and a clinical social worker with a master's from the University of Michigan. For three decades she has specialized in research and clinical interventions with high conflict and violent divorcing families, parental alienation and family abduction of children at the Judith Wallerstein Center for the Family in Transition. As professor in justice studies at San Jose State University for the past decade, her focus has been on social policies in family and juvenile courts within the context of their communities. She has been the honored recipient of multiple prestigious awards for her numerous publications and keynote presentations at scientific and professional meetings to mental health and legal professionals throughout the USA and abroad. She is the first co-author of Impasses of Divorce: The Dynamics and Resolution of Family Conflict (1988); and Through Children's Eyes: Healing Stories for Children of Divorce (1997).



Texte du rabat

Brings together research and clinical experience to examine the immediate and longer-term effects of high-conflict divorce on children. This title traces the developmental problems affecting very young children through adolescence, with attention paid to the impact of family violence and the dynamics of parental alienation.



Contenu

PART 1. THE PROBLEM AND THE CHALLENGE; 1. The Family Crucible of High-Conflict and Violent Divorce; 2. The Prism and Prison of the Child; PART II. THE DEVELOPMENT OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH IN HIGH-CONFLICT FAMILIES; 3. Infants and Toddlers: Problems in Separation-Individuation; 4. Preschoolers: Separation, Gender, and Sexualized Anxiety; 5. School-Age Children: the Struggle to Feel Lovable, Good, and Competent.

Informations sur le produit

Titre: In the Name of the Child: A Developmental Approach to Understanding and Helping Children of Conflicted and Violent Divorce
Sous-titre: A Developmental Approach to Understanding Helping Children of
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Code EAN: 9780826111272
ISBN: 978-0-8261-1127-2
Format: Livre Relié
Editeur: Springer Pub
Genre: Sciences politiques
nombre de pages: 472
Poids: 762g
Taille: H235mm x B161mm x T30mm
Année: 2009
Auflage: 2. A.