Parents' perceptions of care-giving to a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: an exploratory study.

@article{Ho2011ParentsPO,
  title={Parents' perceptions of care-giving to a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: an exploratory study.},
  author={S. C. Ho and Wai Tong Chien and Li-qun Wang},
  journal={Contemporary nurse},
  year={2011},
  volume={40 1},
  pages={
          41-56
        }
}
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most common neurobehavioral childhood disorder in which parental care-giving is found very stressful. Limited qualitative research is found on their care-giving experiences. This study aimed to explore Chinese parents' experiences of care-giving to a child with ADHD at home. It was conducted at one Child and Adolescent Mental Health Unit in Hong Kong using qualitative exploratory approach. A purposive sample of 12 parents was recruited… CONTINUE READING

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