ERIC Number: EJ553884
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Professional Beliefs about Parents of Children with Mental and Emotional Disabilities: A Cross-Discipline Comparison.
Johnson, Harriette C.; Renaud, Edwin F.
Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders, v5 n3 p149-61 Fall 1997
The views of 334 social workers, 143 child psychiatrists, and 553 psychologists about parents of children with mental and behavioral disorders were compared. Variables associated with parent friendly attitudes were endorsement of a neuropsychological orientation and familiarity with parent support groups. Child psychiatrists were most in agreement with parent friendly attitudes. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special Series: Family-Centered Mental Health Services Research.