Adjustment of children facing the death of a parent due to cancer.

@article{Siegel1996AdjustmentOC,
  title={Adjustment of children facing the death of a parent due to cancer.},
  author={K. Siegel and D. Karus and V. Raveis},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry},
  year={1996},
  volume={35 4},
  pages={
          442-50
        }
}
  • K. Siegel, D. Karus, V. Raveis
  • Published 1996
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • OBJECTIVE To compare predeath and postdeath levels of depression and anxiety reported by a sample of children who lost a parent to cancer ("study children") with the levels reported by children in a community sample who did not experience such a loss. METHOD T scores for depressive symptomatology (Children's Depression Inventory) and state and trait anxiety (State-Trait Anxiety Inventory) were compared. Both samples were weighted to control for multiple participants from the same family… CONTINUE READING
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