Social Interest and Differentiation of SelfProfessional Issues in Counseling (2011)
In this study, we assessed the relationship between differentiation of self and social interest, providing a family systems conceptualization of the Adlerian concept. Participants were 813 college student volunteers who completed measures of differentiation and social interest. Results indicate that various dimensions of differentiation have unique effects on social interest. Implications of these results are discussed.
- Family systems therapy,
- Family therapy -- Family relationships,
- Counseling -- Research -- Case Studies
Publication DateSpring 2011
Citation InformationPatrick Johnson and Adina J. Smith. "Social Interest and Differentiation of Self" Professional Issues in Counseling (2011)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/patrickrick-johnson/2/