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ERIC Number: EJ361034
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Parent and Professional Evaluations of Family Stress Associated with Characteristics of Autism.
Bebko, James M.; And Others
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v17 n4 p565-76 Dec 1987
The study assessed the impact of various individual symptoms of autism on mothers and fathers of 20 autistic children (ages 6-18), and 20 professionals' accuracy in estimating parents' perceived stress levels. Among results were that professionals judged families as more stressed by the child symptoms than did families themselves. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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