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Gogan, Janis L. – 1977
This paper reports on a long term follow up study of siblings of childhood cancer survivors. Seventy siblings of childhood cancer survivors in 37 families were interviewed using a semi-structured format which included both forced choice and open ended questions. The children discussed their memories of the sibling's cancer diagnosis and treatment…
Descriptors: Cancer, Emotional Response, Family Relationship, Followup Studies
Cicirelli, Victor G. – 1982
Sibling relationships are not only maintained throughout life in most cases, but assume considerable importance in old age. Siblings provide psychological support for each other as well as more tangible forms of helping and caregiving. In order to investigate variables leading to sibling help in the area of psychological support, a path model…
Descriptors: Attachment Behavior, Behavior Patterns, Emotional Response, Gerontology
Frazier, Billie H.; Hayes, Kathleen C. – 1994
This publication is part of an ongoing project which produces bibliographies on family topics. This bibliography, begun in July 1993, is a compilation of selected materials on a type of family violence which receives little attention. When all types of mild aggression and extreme violence toward a sibling are considered, it appears that sibling…
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Child Abuse, Child Welfare, Family Environment
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Hemati Alamdarloo, Ghorban; Shojaee, Setareh; Khaghaninejad, Mohammad Saber; Teymori Asfichi, Mohammad Mehdi – International Journal of Inclusive Education, 2021
The aim of the present study was to compare the relationships of siblings of children with sensory impairments and typically developing children. The statistical population of the study included all siblings of children with blindness, deafness, and typically developing children in Shiraz, Iran. The sample consisted of 91 siblings (23 siblings of…
Descriptors: Siblings, Sibling Relationship, Family Characteristics, Parent Child Relationship
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Sharma, I.; Giri, D.; Dutta, Anna; Mazumder, P. – Journal of Indian Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, 2005
Introduction: In view of the limited studies on the psychosocial environment of children presenting with conversion disorders, the present study was carried out to study the psychosocial factors in children with conversion disorders. Method: 40 patients of Conversion Disorder, who presented with "pseudo seizures" and were diagnosed…
Descriptors: Intelligence, Seizures, Physical Health, Child Rearing
Lansky, Vicki – 1992
Noting that other parents can be an excellent source of practical parenting advice, this book compiles over a thousand practical tips--those not generally found in baby care books or pediatrician's offices--with over 400 new tips compiled since the book's 1982 version. Major topics include: (1) new baby care, including cesarean deliveries,…
Descriptors: Child Behavior, Child Health, Child Rearing, Family Relationship
Katz, Lilian G. – 1979
Parents who are frequently frustrated and troubled by rivalry among their children may find the following suggestions helpful. If fighting between siblings is bothersome, stop it. Don't lecture, moralize or nag. Once the unpleasant behavior is stopped, look for possible causes and ways of dealing with it. Children's versions of disputes and other…
Descriptors: Conflict Resolution, Emotional Experience, Family (Sociological Unit), Interpersonal Relationship
Pergjini, Vesna – 1999
This article discusses the use of visual arts activities to help young children cope with separation anxiety and sibling rivalry. Addressed to preschool and elementary school teachers seeking therapeutic classroom activities, the article suggests ways of using children's literature as starting points for drawing activities focused on anxiety…
Descriptors: Art Activities, Art Therapy, Childrens Literature, Class Activities
ERIC Clearinghouse on Elementary and Early Childhood Education, Urbana, IL. – 1980
This set of 24 bulletins provides parents with information on various topics related to child development, behavior and education. Topics discussed include: parents as role models; parental needs; parental expectations; talking with one's child; avoiding childhood labels; helping children learn to cope; setting limits; listening to children;…
Descriptors: Behavior Development, Child Development, Child Rearing, Childhood Interests
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O'Reilly, Laurie M. – World Englishes, 1998
In Bulgaria, a complex matrix of power relations governs English language education, and a triangle of international and intercultural relations between Bulgaria, United States, and United Kingdom. In the context of the changing economic and political milieu of central and eastern Europe, a study examines how Bulgaria fits into the emerging…
Descriptors: Cultural Context, Cultural Traits, English, English (Second Language)
This videotape series offers emotional support and self-confidence to parents reaching out for knowledge about how young children, grow, develop, and learn. The video "Common Concerns of Parents of Young" (30 minutes) features parents expressing some universal concerns regarding their young children. Child psychologists and pediatricians offer…
Descriptors: Child Development, Childhood Needs, Early Experience, Infant Care
Lieberman, Alicia F. – 1993
Noting that parenting a toddler can be both exhilarating and frustrating, this book draws on lifelong research into children's emotional development to provide parents with a better understanding of toddlers' emotional range and how it affects toddler behavior. The 10 chapters and the conclusion cover the following areas: (1) the emotional…
Descriptors: Affective Behavior, Attachment Behavior, Child Development, Childhood Needs
Moore, Helen H. – 1997
This collection of 180 poems was assembled with classroom needs in mind. Intended to delight students every day, the collection's poems span the school year from September to summertime. Its introduction gives teachers before-, during-, and after-reading ideas. Sections in the collection include: Me and My World, Primary Concepts, Seasons and…
Descriptors: Childhood Interests, Class Activities, Classroom Environment, Figurative Language
Warren-Newport Public Library, Gurnee, IL. – 1987
The parent education materials in this packet are intended for use by professionals, and some paraprofessionals, who work with children from birth through 5 years of age and with their families. Included are guidelines for choosing playthings for children of any age, and lists of suggested toys for children of various ages, and, in particular,…
Descriptors: Child Development, Disabilities, Discipline, Guidelines
Smith, Bert Kruger – 1986
This document addresses the dilemma faced by families with an aging or disabled member and the stress associated with the role of family caregiver. Emotions experienced by family caregivers, especially when the caregiver is an adult child caring for an elderly or frail parent, are discussed and feelings of desertion, dependence, and sibling…
Descriptors: Aging (Individuals), Coping, Decision Making, Family Problems
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