The therapeutic relationship in child therapy: perspectives of children and mothers.

@article{Devet2003TheTR,
  title={The therapeutic relationship in child therapy: perspectives of children and mothers.},
  author={Katherine A. Devet and Young Ju Kim and Dominique Charlot-Swilley and Henry T Ireys},
  journal={Journal of clinical child and adolescent psychology : the official journal for the Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, American Psychological Association, Division 53},
  year={2003},
  volume={32 2},
  pages={
          277-83
        }
}
Examined qualities of the therapeutic relationship as perceived by low-income children who were in treatment for serious emotional disorders and their mothers. Recent emphasis on engaging families in the treatment of their children highlights the importance of understanding processes that facilitate therapeutic partnerships. Therapeutic bonds (i.e., the closeness of the relationship to therapist) for both children and their mothers were assessed. One-hundred fifty-seven families participated… CONTINUE READING

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