Dying children and their families : a therapeutic approach for clinical psychologists

 

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dc.contributor.advisor Steere, Jane en_ZA
dc.contributor.author Venter, Hendrik Petrus en_ZA
dc.date.accessioned 2015-12-20T15:38:49Z
dc.date.available 2015-12-20T15:38:49Z
dc.date.issued 1985 en_ZA
dc.identifier.citation Venter, H. 1985. Dying children and their families : a therapeutic approach for clinical psychologists. University of Cape Town. en_ZA
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11427/15871
dc.description Bibliography: pages 203-221. en_ZA
dc.description.abstract The aim of this thesis is to describe the clinical psychologist's potential role as a member of the interdisciplinary team dealing with dying children and their families. For this purpose, it includes a theoretical review of the experience of the child who suffers from terminal illness, and the expected reactions of the family. The psychologist's contribution is described; the existing literature is reviewed and suggestions for possible further therapeutic intervention with the child and his family are made. It is concluded that the psychologist is a potentially valuable source of support for both the child and his family, someone who can improve the quality of the child's life and eventual death, and assist the family in their adjustment to the loss of a child and a sibling. en_ZA
dc.language.iso eng en_ZA
dc.subject.other Clinical Psychology en_ZA
dc.title Dying children and their families : a therapeutic approach for clinical psychologists en_ZA
dc.type Master Thesis
uct.type.publication Research en_ZA
uct.type.resource Thesis en_ZA
dc.publisher.institution University of Cape Town
dc.publisher.faculty Faculty of Humanities en_ZA
dc.publisher.department Department of Psychology en_ZA
dc.type.qualificationlevel Masters
dc.type.qualificationname MSc en_ZA
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dc.identifier.apacitation Venter, H. P. (1985). <i>Dying children and their families : a therapeutic approach for clinical psychologists</i>. (Thesis). University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Humanities ,Department of Psychology. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/11427/15871 en_ZA
dc.identifier.chicagocitation Venter, Hendrik Petrus. <i>"Dying children and their families : a therapeutic approach for clinical psychologists."</i> Thesis., University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Humanities ,Department of Psychology, 1985. http://hdl.handle.net/11427/15871 en_ZA
dc.identifier.vancouvercitation Venter HP. Dying children and their families : a therapeutic approach for clinical psychologists. [Thesis]. University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Humanities ,Department of Psychology, 1985 [cited yyyy month dd]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/11427/15871 en_ZA
dc.identifier.ris TY - Thesis / Dissertation AU - Venter, Hendrik Petrus AB - The aim of this thesis is to describe the clinical psychologist's potential role as a member of the interdisciplinary team dealing with dying children and their families. For this purpose, it includes a theoretical review of the experience of the child who suffers from terminal illness, and the expected reactions of the family. The psychologist's contribution is described; the existing literature is reviewed and suggestions for possible further therapeutic intervention with the child and his family are made. It is concluded that the psychologist is a potentially valuable source of support for both the child and his family, someone who can improve the quality of the child's life and eventual death, and assist the family in their adjustment to the loss of a child and a sibling. DA - 1985 DB - OpenUCT DP - University of Cape Town LK - https://open.uct.ac.za PB - University of Cape Town PY - 1985 T1 - Dying children and their families : a therapeutic approach for clinical psychologists TI - Dying children and their families : a therapeutic approach for clinical psychologists UR - http://hdl.handle.net/11427/15871 ER - en_ZA


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