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A family therapist in the People's Republic of China

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Abstract

The author, a psychiatrist, recently visited the People's Republic of China, and reports some impressions about the status of the Chinese family, Chinese psychiatry, and the current use of the family model.

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Glick, I.D. A family therapist in the People's Republic of China. International Journal of Family Therapy 4, 177–183 (1982). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00924051

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Keywords

  • Health Psychology
  • Social Issue
  • Family Therapist
  • Chinese Family
  • Family Model