What is family Based Therapy?April 12, 2017 – 12:05 pm

What is family Based Therapy?

Family-based Treatment of Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa: The Maudsley Approach printable view Daniel Le Grange, PhD and James Lock, MD, PhD Even though anorexia nervosa (AN) was first recognized more than 125 years ago, this disorder still bewilders patients and their families and perplexes clinicians and researchers. Our understanding of the medical features of AN has advanced, increasing our success at weight restoration in specialist inpatient settings…

What is family Resource Management?November 16, 2016 – 05:55 pm

What is family Resource Management?

Family resource management seeks to strengthen consumers abilities to build and maintain economic security. Family life educators must understand the unique circumstances of families in poverty to support them and teach strategies for maximizing resources. This paper examines family resource management practices that support educators knowledge and understanding of the support systems within the community systems that surround families living in…

What is the Calgary family Assessment Model?February 29, 2016 – 11:27 am

What is the Calgary family Assessment Model?

Greetings and thanks for dropping by to read this blog. I appreciate the invitation by Dr. Janice M. Bell to write a guest blog about the Calgary Family Assessment Mode l. But where do I begin? Once upon a time….! Well, how about if I start by telling you how old the model is. In 2009, CFAM officially became 25 years old when the 5th Edition of Nurses and Families: A Guide to Family Assessment and Intervention was published by FA Davis in Philadelphia…

What is average family income?May 5, 2016 – 07:48 am

What is average family income?

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the average household income was $73, 298 in 2014, the latest year for which complete data is available. However, this doesn t tell the whole story. Depending on your family situation and where you live, average household income can vary dramatically. Image source: Getty Images. The average American household income As I mentioned, the overall average household income was $65, 751 in 2014. However, the average…

What are the best Cruises for families?April 8, 2016 – 12:16 pm

What are the best Cruises for families?

Like its land-based theme parks, Disney Cruise Line caters impeccably to kids and kids at heart. Every minute of a Disney cruise is crammed with parties, character-autograph sessions, Broadway-esque musicals, classes, tours, movies, games, even a 1, 800-foot water play area on the 4, -person Disney Fantasy. You’d think that would be enough, but the children’s and teen programs are the best of any cruise line, thanks to extensive activities (think…