Year: 1995 Source: San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 1995. p.133-163 SIEC No: 19960240

Individuals, families & communities interact with one another in inseparable ways. Crises arise out of this interaction network & are resolved by restoring people to their natural place. Attention to these principles can be the key to success in crisis intervention; inattention to the social networkis often a source of destructive resolution of crises. In spite of the heavy influence of individualistic philosophies in all helping professions, a social network approach is gaining favor.