Adlerian Based Method for Building Resiliency-based Family Characteristics, To Resolve Family Crisis

All families experience crisis, whether they are caused by minor or major life events. This literature review attempts to answer the question, why some families are able to move beyond the crisis and others continue to be traumatized. By exploring the characteristics of families who have effectively resolved their crisis, this document outlines characteristics that a family can develop to minimize the effects of a family crisis. Once families have effectively negotiated one crisis they are able to overcome future crisis if they have incorporated the characteristics into their individual family members’ and families ’lifestyle. This literature review provides insights and technics that can are available to families and professionals, from a mind-set and belief system perspective that is parallel with Adlerian Psychology to facilitate long term residency related to families ability to resolve crisis.

Jean Balcome-Dicke
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