Facilitating family resilience with childhood illness and disability.

@article{Rolland2006FacilitatingFR,
  title={Facilitating family resilience with childhood illness and disability.},
  author={John S Rolland and Froma Walsh},
  journal={Current opinion in pediatrics},
  year={2006},
  volume={18 5},
  pages={527-38}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW The present review describes the clinical utility of a research-informed Family Systems-Illness model and a family resilience framework in helping families meet the challenges of child and adolescent illness, disability, and loss. Together they provide a psychosocial map to guide families through the illness experience over time and to facilitate effective coping and adaptation, thereby enhancing the quality of life for children and their families. Key processes and… CONTINUE READING

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