Children of Imprisoned Parents and Their Coping Strategies : A Systematic Review

  title={Children of Imprisoned Parents and Their Coping Strategies : A Systematic Review},
  author={Stephanie Heinecke Thulstrup and Leena Eklund Karlsson},
Children of imprisoned parents have a two times greater risk for health problems, including difficulties in their environment, academic and behavioural problems as well as social stigma. Focusing on children who have parents in prison has not been a priority for research. This review aims to describe current knowledge on children who have imprisoned parents in a global context and highlight areas for additional research. This review highlights the coping strategies that children of imprisoned… CONTINUE READING


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