Conceptualizing and measuring family quality of life.

@article{Summers2005ConceptualizingAM,
  title={Conceptualizing and measuring family quality of life.},
  author={J. Summers and D. Poston and A. Turnbull and J. Marquis and L. Hoffman and H. Mannan and M. Wang},
  journal={Journal of intellectual disability research : JIDR},
  year={2005},
  volume={49 Pt 10},
  pages={
          777-83
        }
}
BACKGROUND Increasing emphasis on family-centred approaches to services and supports for families of children with disabilities has surfaced the issue of accountability for family outcomes. We present a review of literature about the impacts of children with disabilities on families as a backdrop to proposing family quality of life as a concept that encompasses impacts of disability and one that can be used to assess the impact of supports and services on families. METHOD We briefly introduce… Expand
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