A Systems Perspective on the Introduction of Narrative Practice in Human Services Organizations in the Era of Managed Care
- Dwight Steven Juba
- … show all 1 hide
Rent the article at a discountRent now
* Final gross prices may vary according to local VAT.Get Access
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.
- Arons, B. (1996). Federal initiative to monitor managed behavioral care. Family Therapy News, 27,1, 5.
- Bertalanffy, L. (1968). General system theory. New York: Braziller.
- Breunlin, D., Schwartz, R., & Kune-Karrer, B. (1992). Metaframeworks. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
- Corcoran K., & Vandiver, V. (1996). Maneuvering the maze of managed care. New York: The Free Press. ei]Flexner, S., & Hauck, L. C. (Eds.) (1987). Dictionary of the English language (2nd ed., unabridged). New York: Random House.
- Freedman J., & Combs, G. (1996). Narrative therapy. New York: Norton.
- Guttman, H. (1991). Systems theory, cybernetics, and epistemology. In A. Gurman & D. Kniskern (Eds.). Handbook of family therapy, volume II (pp. 41–62). New York: Brunner/Mazel.
- Haley, J. (1996). Learning and teaching therapy. New York: Guilford.
- Hartman. A., & Laird, J. (1983). Family-centered social work practice. New York: The Free Press. ei]Mikesell, R., Lusterman, D., & McDaniel, S. (Eds.). (1995). Integrating family therapy. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
- Nichols, W. (1996). Treating people in families. New York. Guilford.
- Paré, D. (1995). Of families and other cultures: The shifting paradigm of family therapy. Family Process, 34, 1–19.
- Paré, D. (1996). Culture and meaning: Expanding the metaphorical repertoire of family therapy. Family Process, 35, 21–42.
- Parry, A. (1991). A universe of stories. Family Process, 30, 37–54.
- Parry, A., & Doan, R. (1994). Story re-visions. New York: Guilford.
- Roberts, J. (1994). Tales and transformations. New York: Norton.
- Rosenblatt, P. (1994). Metaphors of family systems theory. New York: Guilford.
- Sluzki, C. (1992). Transformations: A blueprint for narrative changes in therapy. Family Process, 31, 217–230.
- White, M., & Epston, D. (1990). Narrative means to therapeutic ends. New York: Norton.
- Whitchurch, G., & Constantine, L. (1993). Systems theory. In P. Boss, W. Doherty, R. LaRossa, W. Schumm, & S. Steinmetz (Eds.), Sourcebook of family theories and methods (pp. 325–352). New York: Plenum.
- A Systems Perspective on the Introduction of Narrative Practice in Human Services Organizations in the Era of Managed Care
Contemporary Family Therapy
Volume 19, Issue 2 , pp 177-193
- Cover Date
- Print ISSN
- Online ISSN
- Kluwer Academic Publishers-Plenum Publishers
- Additional Links
- General System Theory
- narrative practice
- human service organizations
- managed care
- Industry Sectors