ERIC Number: EJ372075
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Family Stress and Ways of Coping with Adolescents Who Have Handicaps: Maternal Perceptions.
Donovan, Agnes M.
American Journal of Mental Retardation, v92 n6 p502-09 May 1988
Mothers' perceptions of family stress and ways of coping with autistic (N=36) or mentally retarded (N=36) adolescents were compared. Mothers of the autistic perceived more family stress than did mothers of the mentally retarded. Marital adjustment did not differ. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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