Effect of Cognitive Behavior Group Therapy on Parenting Stress in Mothers of Children With Autism

  title={Effect of Cognitive Behavior Group Therapy on Parenting Stress in Mothers of Children With Autism},
  author={Maryam Izadi- Mazidi and Frough Riahi and Niloufar Khajeddin},
  booktitle={Iranian journal of psychiatry and behavioral sciences},
BACKGROUND Due to the various problems of children with autism, their families and especially their mothers become exposed to stress. OBJECTIVES This study aimed to evaluate the effect of cognitive behavior group therapy on parenting stress of mothers of children with autism. MATERIALS AND METHODS The sample of this research consisted of sixteen mothers of children with autism. The measurement tools were the Abidin Parenting Stress questionnaire and a demographic questionnaire. The samples… CONTINUE READING

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