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School of Family Life records on marriage and family therapy

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5442

Scope and Contents

Contains self-studies, annual accreditation reports and assorted administrative materials of the Marriage and Family Therapy Program in the Brigham Young University's School of Family Life from 1979-2003.

Dates

  • 1979-2003

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Restricted. Closed for 50 years from the date of creation of the records, and thereafter open to the public in accordance with the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Restriction Policy. Requests to access restricted materials in the University Archives should be submitted to the University Archivist.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from School of Family Life records on marriage and family therapy must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.

Administrative History

Department of Family Sciences (1982-1999) was an instructional unit of Brigham Young University.

Department of Family Sciences was created as a reorganization of Department of Child Development and Family Relationships in 1982. Operating as part of the College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences, the school is responsible for undergraduate and graduate future occupational instruction in the areas involving working with children, individuals, and families in meeting their developmental, behavioral, relationship, financial, and consumption needs. The Department Chairs were Kay P. Edwards (1982-1984), Robert F. Stahmann (1984-1990), Terrance D. Olson (1990-1996), and James M. Harper (1996-1999). The Department of Family Sciences was reorganized in 1999 and became the School of Family Life.

Administrative History

The School of Family Life (est. 1999) is an instructional unit at Brigham Young University.

The School of Family Life was created in a reorganization of the earlier Department of Family Sciences in 1999. Operating as part of the College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences, the school is responsible for undergraduate and graduate instruction in the areas of Home and Family/Home Economics, Home Economics Education, Marriage, Family, and Human Development with the emphases of Family or Human Development. Directors have included James M. Harper (1999-2007), Richard B. Miller (2007-2012), and Dean M. Busby (2012- ).

Extent

2 cartons (2 linear ft.)

Language

English

Arrangement

Arranged in four series: 1. School of Family Life marriage and family therapy faculty minutes, 1998-2003. 2. School of Family Life marriage and family therapy handbooks, 1998-2003. 3. School of Family Life marriage and family therapy exams, approximately 1989-1999. 4. School of Family Life marriage and family therapy accreditation reports, 1979-1999.

Custodial History

Transferred from Records Management, February 2009.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred; Records Management; February 2009.

Appraisal

Administration (University Archives collection development policy, V. b. v. 2. a, October 2015).

Processing Information

Processed; Kayla Quinney; March 2009.

Processed; Hayley Gorham; March 2018.
Title
Register of School of Family Life records on marriage and family therapy
Status
Completed
Author
Kayla Quinney
Date
2009
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States