ERIC Number: EJ556921
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Disaggregating Parental Depression and Family Stress in Assessing Families of Children with Developmental Disabilities: A Multisample Analysis.
Glidden, Laraine Masters; Floyd, Frank J.
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v102 n3 p250-66 Nov 1997
A study involving 470 parents of children with developmental disabilities examined the psychometric properties of a five-item subcomponent (DEP5) of Factor 1, Parent and Family Problems, of the Friedrich Questionnaire on Resources and Stress. Results found the DEP5 to be a reliable and valid measure of depressive reactions. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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