About This Course
This course covers the family life cycle, communication patterns, family dynamics, multigenerational patterns, systems theory/interventions for appropriate use of family resources to enhance intervention, treatment, family/individual functioning, and maintenance processes. It examines working with families with mental illness, substance use, and co-occurring disorders.
Sample textbook: McGoldrick, M; Gerson, R.; & Petry, S. (2008) Genograms Assessment and Intervention, 3rd edition.
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