Family therapy in the People's Republic of China: An update

Robert B. Hampson, W. Robert Beavers

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This article describes cultural and structural changes in Chinese families over the past decade and offers descriptions of the increasing, yet limited, recognition of the importance of family systems interventions. These impressions were garnered from a 14-day visit to the People's Republic of China by a delegation of 40 marital and family therapists and researchers led by the authors.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)235-245
Number of pages11
JournalContemporary Family Therapy
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 1 1989

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Psychology
  • Cultural Studies
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Social Sciences (miscellaneous)


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