Family Reflections: A Promising Therapeutic Program Designed to Treat Severely Alienated Children and Their Family System

@article{Reay2015FamilyRA,
  title={Family Reflections: A Promising Therapeutic Program Designed to Treat Severely Alienated Children and Their Family System},
  author={Kathleen M. Reay},
  journal={The American Journal of Family Therapy},
  year={2015},
  volume={43},
  pages={197 - 207}
}
  • Kathleen M. Reay
  • Published 26 February 2015
  • Psychology
  • The American Journal of Family Therapy
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