ERIC Number: EJ587716
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Parents' Perceptions of Siblings' Interactions with Their Brothers and Sisters Who Are Deaf-Blind.
Heller, Kathryn Wolff; Gallagher, Peggy A.; Fredrick, Laura D.
Journal of the Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps, v24 n1 p33-43 Spr 1999
A survey of parents of 36 children with deaf-blindness found that relationships between siblings consisted of unequal roles, with siblings primarily taking on a helping role. According to parents, unique modifications needed to interact effectively with individuals with deaf-blindness were not being implemented by the siblings. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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