Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Adultery--Psychological aspects; Marriage counseling;
Extramarital affairs are one of the most common issues presented to counselors and other professionals in clinical settings. This issue has also been said to be one of the most difficult to treat among clinicians. In this paper, a review of the literature is presented regarding the nature of extramarital affairs and different types of affairs. Following this brief literature review, interventions are discussed for professionals when working with this population. Crisis intervention is specifically addressed in addition to practical, clinical interventions that may be used following resolution of crises.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts
Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Postsecondary Education
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©2003 Alyssa A. Drury
Drury, Alyssa A., "The discovery of extramarital affairs : clients in crisis and implications for counseling" (2003). Graduate Research Papers. 564.