ERIC Number: EJ368543
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Who "Mothers" the Chronically Mentally Ill?
Cook, Judith A.
Family Relations, v37 n1 p42-49 Jan 1988
Conducted home visits to gather data from 49 parents living with psychiatrically disabled child at time of latter's entry into psychiatric rehabilitation program. Found high level of emotional distress on part of mothers and fathers. When differences were found between parents, mothers reported significantly higher degrees of anxiety, depression, fear, and emotional stress. Discusses implications for practitioners. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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