ERIC Number: EJ521988
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Supporting and Enhancing the Adoption of Children with Developmental Disabilities.
Lightburn, Anita; Pine, Barbara A.
Children and Youth Services Review, v18 n1-2 p139-62 1996
Discusses findings from two studies of coping and adaptation in families who adopted children with developmental disabilities. Focuses on two sets of factors that emerged from both studies as central influences on parents' management of their children and adoption outcomes, specifically, the availability of resources and supports, and collaboration with helping professionals. (TJQ)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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