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ERIC Number: EJ444118
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2445
The Role of Adult Siblings in Providing Social Support to the Severely Mentally Ill.
Horwitz, Allan V.; And Others
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v54 n1 p233-41 Feb 1992
Examined role of adult siblings in caregiving for severely mentally ill using data from 109 siblings named by patients released from mental hospitals and 24-hour crisis care facilities. Results indicated that greater patient need, positive attitudes toward ill sibling, and other role involvements were major factors influencing sibling caregiving. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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