Self-Help and Mutual Aid Groups

Self-Help and Mutual Aid Groups: International and Multicultural Perspectives

Authors: Francine Lavoie, Thomasina Borkamn & Benjamin Gidron

Website: http://www.routledge.com/9781560247166

Date of Publication: 1995

Publisher: Haworth Press.

Publisher Synopsis:
Here is new information on the development of international and intercultural research on self-help groups. This book reflects the many developments which have occurred in the field over the past decade, emphasizing empirical research. Self-Help and Mutual Aid Groups provides specific research findings and honed concepts to help health professionals learn more about self-help groups and work effectively with such groups. More countries and ethnic groups are now involved in the self-help movement, and this volume increases knowledge of how different cultures react to and participate in self-help mutual aid and how self-help groups can be adapted to fit different racial or ethnic populations.

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