Contemporary Family Therapy

, Volume 19, Issue 2, pp 177–193

A Systems Perspective on the Introduction of Narrative Practice in Human Services Organizations in the Era of Managed Care

  • Dwight Steven Juba

DOI: 10.1023/A:1026115101979

Cite this article as:
Juba, D.S. Contemporary Family Therapy (1997) 19: 177. doi:10.1023/A:1026115101979


General System Theory is used to examine the structure and activity of human services organizations for conditions which support the introduction of selected narrative ideas in a systemic approach to mental health services. The inquiry includes examination of the influence of larger systems (such as managed care companies and regulatory bodies) on such introduction.

General System Theorynarrative practicehuman service organizationsmanaged care

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© Human Sciences Press, Inc. 1997

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  • Dwight Steven Juba

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