family member does not only have several roles but also plays various roles

Family member does not only have several roles but

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family member does not only have several roles but also plays various roles within and among these roles (Dale & Smith, 2013). There are several subsystems in the Laurent family that can be identified and analyzed. The parental subsystem comprises between Michel and Marie mother and son and Michel and Andre father and son. A spousal subsystem between Andre and Marie is the last subsystem to consider and probably the critical one to retain throughout the transition ( LeCroy, 2014). There is also a sibling subsystem however in the Laurent family there is no children other than Michel therefore a sibling subsystem cannot exist in this family. For the family, when establishing a new family dynamic, it is necessary to set boundaries. The marital relationship between André and Marie is of great significance to preserve as they will need to dedicate a lot of time and attention to caring for their new child who particularly needs it. They will need to find ways to make each other feel involved in Michel's care. They
FAMILY SYSTEMS

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