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ERIC Number: EJ563667
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0197-6664
Siblings of Adults with Mental Retardation or Mental Illness: Effects on Lifestyle and Psychological Well-Being.
Seltzer, Marsha Mailick; Greenberg, Jan S.; Krauss, Marty Wyngaarden; Gordon, Rachel M.; Judge, Katherine
Family Relations, v46 n4 p395-405 Oct 1997
Examines the differences and similarities between siblings of adults with serious mental illness (n=61) and siblings of adults with mental retardation (n=329). Results indicate that siblings of adults with mental retardation were significantly more likely to perceive that the brother or sister had a pervasive influence on their life decisions. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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