ERIC Number: EJ513601
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
HIV Infection in Children: Family Stress, Social Support, and Adaptation.
Lesar, Sharon; And Others
Exceptional Children, v62 n3 p224-36 Dec-Jan 1995-96
This study examined the relationships of family functioning, parenting stress, and social support of caregivers who are parenting children with HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infection. Data were collected from 48 caregivers of HIV-exposed children. Analysis showed significant relationships among parenting stress, children's developmental delay status, children and caregivers' HIV status, and caregiving burden. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: Families of Children and Adolescents with Special Needs.