ERIC Number: EJ429868
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Comparison of Mothers' and Fathers' Perceptions of the Effect of Young Children with and without Disabilities.
Beckman, Paula J.
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v95 n5 p585-95 Mar 1991
The study, with 54 mothers and 54 fathers, found parents of children with disabilities reported more caregiving requirements and stress in all domains. Significant differences between mothers and fathers were found with mothers generally reporting more stress than fathers. Stress was negatively associated with amount of informal support for parents. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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