ERIC Number: EJ375085
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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The Autistic Child and Family Functioning: A Developmental-Family Systems Perspective.
Morgan, Sam B.
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v18 n2 p263-80 Jun 1988
A review of research focuses on the autistic child's influence on the functioning and interactions of family members. Resources associated with successful family adaptation to the autistic child include degree of cohesion, expressiveness, and active recreational orientation, as well as the mother's perception of adequacy of family support. (JW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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