Needs of Indian parents having children with intellectual disability.

@article{Verma2009NeedsOI,
  title={Needs of Indian parents having children with intellectual disability.},
  author={Rajesh K Verma and M Thomas Kishore},
  journal={International journal of rehabilitation research. Internationale Zeitschrift fur Rehabilitationsforschung. Revue internationale de recherches de readaptation},
  year={2009},
  volume={32 1},
  pages={71-6}
}
Disability in children gives rise to various needs in parents, which may vary according to the nature of disability and parental characteristics. Cross-cultural findings will help in understanding the process of meeting those needs, which ultimately help in designing appropriate interventions. The main objectives of the study were to compare the perceived needs of fathers and mothers having a child with intellectual disability, and to understand their cumulative needs with reference to the age… CONTINUE READING
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