ERIC Number: EJ404829
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Families of Chronically Ill Children: A Systems and Social-Ecological Model of Adaptation and Challenge.
Kazak, Anne E.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v57 n1 p25-30 Feb 1989
Presents family systems model for understanding adaptation and coping in childhood chronic illness. Provides overview of systems and social-ecological theories relevant to this population. Reviews literature on stress and coping in these families. Examines unique issues and discusses importance of these models for responding to families with children with Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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