ERIC Number: EJ400742
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Family Life Problems, Daily Caregiving Activities and the Psychological Well-Being of Mothers of Mentally Retarded Children.
Harris, Vicki S.; McHale, Susan M.
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v94 n3 p231-39 Nov 1989
A study of 30 mothers with mentally retarded children and 30 with only nonretarded children found no overall group differences in maternal well-being. Child welfare issues and restrictive time demands were the most intense family problems reported by mothers with retarded children. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special Issue on Research on Families.