Family Focused Treatment and Management: A Multi-Discipline Training Approach

  • Jerry P. Flanzer
  • Gregory M. St. L. O’Brien


Training for professional/paraprofessionals who work in the field of alcoholism has been grossly inadequate. Those programmes that do exist tend to focus on training for working with the alcoholic individual, ignoring the context of his environment and particularly the family. The authors intend to present consideration of a multidisciplinary curriculum aimed at highlighting work with the alcoholic family using it as a means to working with the designated alcoholic.


Criminal Justice Police Officer Criminal Justice System Problem Drinker Alcoholic Parent 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jerry P. Flanzer
    • 1
  • Gregory M. St. L. O’Brien
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Social WelfareUniversity of WisconsinMilwaukeeUSA

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