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Responsible fathering: An overview and conceptual framework
This article defines responsible fathering, summarizes the relevant research, and presents a systemic, ecological framework to organize research and programmatic work in this area. A principalExpand
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Evaluating the Effectiveness of Premarital Prevention Programs: A Meta‐Analytic Review of Outcome Research
We present a comprehensive, meta-analytic review and critical evaluation of outcome research pertaining to the effectiveness of premarital prevention programs. Results revealed that the mean effectExpand
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CLINICAL PRACTICE PATTERNS OF MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS: A NATIONAL SURVEY OF THERAPISTS AND THIER CLIENTS
This report presents the first national data on the mental health services provided by marriage and family therapists. A sample of 526 therapists from 15 states gave descriptive information on theirExpand
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Medical Family Therapy: A Biopsychosocial Approach To Families with Health Problems
Family Therapy and Medical Illness Foundations of Medical Family Therapy Collaboration with Medical Providers Techniques for Medical Family Therapy Health Behaviours That Harm Somatizing Patients andExpand
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A comprehensive framework for marriage education
We offer a framework to help marriage educators think more thoroughly, systematically, and creatively about intervention opportunities to strengthen marriage. We draw attention to the educationalExpand
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The Responsibilities of Fatherhood as Perceived by African American Teenage Fathers
The experience of adolescent fatherhood was explored through in-depth interviews. Ten African American teenage fathers from a midwestern city were asked to describe what being a father meant to them.Expand
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Five levels of primary care/behavioral healthcare collaboration.
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Family FIRO Model: An Application to Family Business
This study applies the Family FIRO model, one of interpersonal dynamics and change, to family businesses (specifically, to family farming couples). It empirically tests the developmental sequence ofExpand
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Healthful eating and physical activity in the home environment: results from multifamily focus groups.
OBJECTIVE To explore multiple family members' perceptions of risk and protective factors for healthful eating and physical activity in the home. DESIGN Ten multifamily focus groups were conductedExpand
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Cognitive processes in intimate conflict: II. Efficacy and learned helplessness.
Abstract This paper, in presenting the second part of a cognitive model of family conflict, discusses the influence of efficacy expectations on conflict attitudes and behavior. It proposes (a) thatExpand
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