Portland State University. School of Social Work
Date of Award
Master of Social Work (MSW)
1 online resource (85 p.)
Multnomah County (Or.). Department of Family Services
The study begins with a look at the sociological foundations underlying the Department of Family Services and the social institutions of law and marriage and the family. In order to present the working operation of the agency there are chapters dealing with custody and visitation and marriage and family counseling. This work is defined, and the methods involved are explained and illustrated. An historical overview of the agency with regard to personal, policy and orientation is presented.
Brune, George; Hart, John; and Smith, Sandra, "The Department of Family Services, Court of Domestic Relations, Portland, Oregon : a report of its history, function, and future" (1974). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 1750.