The Empty Nest Syndrome: Myth or Reality?

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Jane E. Myers, Professor (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
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Abstract: The "empty nest" period of life is mythologized and misunderstood. Attributes of the postparental period, normative and pathological responses, and implications for counselors are explored.

Additional Information

Journal of Counseling and Development, 68(2) 180-183.
Language: English
Date: 1989
Parents, Postparental, Empty nest syndrome, Counseling, Women

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