From the October 1975 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Families: Research, Treatment

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An experiment in inpatient hospital treatment of families suffering from alcohol abuse has been reported by a team from the department of psychiatry and behavioral science at George Washington University [Washington, D.C.]. Assistant professor of psychiatry Peter Steinglass referred to the program as a "fascinating therapeutic venture. . .for both treaters and treated."

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