FAMILY AND PSYCHIATRY

@inproceedings{Sethi1983FAMILYAP,
  title={FAMILY AND PSYCHIATRY},
  author={B. K. Sethi},
  booktitle={Indian journal of psychiatry},
  year={1983}
}
  • B. K. Sethi
  • Published in Indian journal of psychiatry 1983
Family is a social unit that consists of people related by blood or marriage living in the same household and sharing the same kitchen. It may comprise of only a couple and their unmarried children in a nuclear family set up, or a spectrum of related individuals in collateral and conjugate series in a joint family set up. The family provides emotional support to an individual as well as plays a major role in the formation of one's personality. It has therefore attracted attention of psychiatric… CONTINUE READING