ERIC Number: EJ400747
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Stress and Coping of Mothers of Children with Moderate Mental Retardation.
Flynt, Samuel W.; Wood, Thomas A.
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v94 n3 p278-83 Nov 1989
Family stress and coping behaviors of 90 mothers with moderately mentally retarded children exhibited no significant differences across 3 age groups: school entry, early adolescence, and young adult. Differences in perceived stress were found for race and maternal age; differences in coping behaviors were found for race, marital status, and socioeconomic status. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Special Issue on Research on Families.