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Author Carroll, David W., 1950-
Title Families of children with developmental disabilities : understanding stress and opportunities for growth / David W. Carroll.
Published Washington, D.C. : American Psychological Association, [2013].
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 Floor3  HQ759.913 .C37 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xi, 237 pages ; 26 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-216) and index.
Contents Preface -- Introduction -- Initial experience and reactions -- Stress, coping, and growth -- Family change and reorganization -- Medical issues and medical professionals -- Special education, inclusion, and advocacy -- Social exclusion and social support -- Developmental disabilities through the life span -- Life challenges and life stories -- Death and bereavement -- Clinical implications -- Conclusions and future directions -- References.
Subject Parents of children with disabilities -- Services for.
Children with disabilities -- Family relationships.
Family social work.
ISBN 9781433813290
Standard # 40022508816
OCLC number 2012051343