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Brief Strategic Family Therapy
(NCJ 179285) April 2000
OJJDP Family Strengthening Series, Grant, 12 page(s)
Robbins, M. S., Szapocznik, J.
 
This Bulletin features a family strengthening strategy--brief strategic family therapy (BSFT)--that integrates theory with decades of research and practice at the University of Miami in an intensive, short-term, problem-focused intervention, generally lasting 3 months; it also describes the therapy's implementation by the Spanish Family Guidance Center, which serves Miami's Hispanic community.
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