ERIC Number: EJ430912
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Mothers of Children with Developmental Disabilities: Who Shares the Burden?
Marcenko, Maureen O.; Meyers, Judith C.
Family Relations, v40 n2 p186-90 Apr 1991
Examined the informal social support systems of 89 mothers of children with severe developmental disabilities. Mothers were shown to take on most of the day-to-day responsibility for the care of their children with handicaps, and analysis by marital status showed few differences in the help received. (LLL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A