ERIC Number: EJ400745
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Feelings of Depression and Parenting Competence of Mothers of Handicapped and Nonhandicapped Infants: A Longitudinal Study.
Gowen, Jean W.; And Others
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v94 n3 p259-71 Nov 1989
Assessments were made across time of the feelings of 21 mothers of handicapped infants and 20 mothers of nonhandicapped infants. Examined were relations between both child characteristics and characteristics of the mother's social support system and: (1) maternal depression, and (2) mother's feelings of parenting competence. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Special Issue on Research on Families.