Group Process as a Resocialization Intervention: The Family - People Helping People Project [chapter]

David F. Allen, Keva Bethell, Marie Allen-Carroll, Flavia D'Alessandro
2019 Family Therapy - New Intervention Programs and Researches [Working Title]  
This chapter presents a cultural adaptation of a group process model as a resocialization project to confront social fragmentation in the Bahamas. The Family: People Helping People Project seeks to improve communication and socialization in New Providence, the capital of the Bahamas. The chapter provides an overview of The Family and addresses key elements along with clinical examples to show the success of the model. We also present the results of a pilot study carried out on The Family which
more » ... urther outlined the benefits of participating in the program. We hope that these insights are helpful in addressing community problems around the world, with the hope of reducing violence and social fragmentation.
doi:10.5772/intechopen.84876 fatcat:utx3cr4ojvgv5phyvzfjax3bmm