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Unformatted text preview: 6. traditional and complementary roles that are specified 7. traditional values and philosophy of life Wilson cites Stinett on methods of problem solving by strong families: 8. worked together to solve problem via discussion or participation 9. religion is vital (or phil.) prayer, faith in God (Stinett says) 10. Need to take action so feel like something can be done (perception of control over outside influences a key difference between chronically poor and rest of population). e.g. pay off credit cards, if it takes several months, but dont pay minimum. For charge of $2000 if pay minimum at 1.5%/month interest, it will take over 30 years to pay it off...
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- Fall '10