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ERIC Number: EJ484720
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0192-6187
Caregiver Burden and Personal Authority: Differentiation and Connection in Caring for an Elderly Parent.
Rabin, Claire; And Others
American Journal of Family Therapy, v21 n1 p27-39 Spr 1993
Personal authority in family system (PAFS), intergenerational construct linking personal development and family interaction, was hypothesized to predict stress/strain of adult children caring for elderly disabled parents. Caregivers (n=70) completed measures of PAFS and of caregiver burden. Caregiving burden was significantly correlated to intergenerational intimacy. Intergenerational individuation and intimidation accounted for 21% of variance in caregiver burden. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Israel