Maternal self-efficacy and maternal perception of child language competence in pre-school children with a communication disability.

@article{Harty2007MaternalSA,
  title={Maternal self-efficacy and maternal perception of child language competence in pre-school children with a communication disability.},
  author={Michal Harty and Erna Alant and Charmaine Uys},
  journal={Child: care, health and development},
  year={2007},
  volume={33 2},
  pages={144-54}
}
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to describe maternal self-efficacy beliefs within the parenting domain and maternal ratings of pre-school children's language abilities, where the child has a communication disability. The association between these two constructs was also investigated. METHOD Twenty-five mothers completed a questionnaire consisting of two subsections: parental self-efficacy and maternal rating of child language ability. Convenience sampling was used, and mothers with… CONTINUE READING