ERIC Number: EJ322201
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
The Communication Patterns of Troubled Mothers: In Search of a Keystone in the Generalization of Parenting Skills.
Wahler, Robert G.; Hann, Della M.
Education and Treatment of Children, v7 n4 p335-50 Fall 1984
Analyses of 42 mothers' summary descriptions of their child relationship problems revealed that multistressed mothers produced less complex reports than singularly distressed mothers. Findings suggested that multistressed mothers do not engage their kinfolk and friends in problem-solving discussions, nor do the listeners encourage such discussions. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Approaches with Children.