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ERIC Number: EJ470155
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0016-9013
Aging Parents of Adults With Disabilities: The Gratifications and Frustrations of Later-Life Caregiving.
Greenberg, Jan S.; And Others
Gerontologist, v33 n4 p542-50 Aug 1993
Used stress process model to investigate impact of later-life caregiving on 105 mothers of adult children with mental illness and 208 mothers of adult children with mental retardation. Mothers of persons with mental illness reported higher levels of frustrations and lower levels of gratifications. Adult child's behavior problems were strongest predictors of maternal gratification. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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