Psychological predictors of adjustment by siblings of developmentally disabled children.

@article{Dyson1989PsychologicalPO,
  title={Psychological predictors of adjustment by siblings of developmentally disabled children.},
  author={Lisa Dyson and E B Edgar and Keith A Crnic},
  journal={American journal of mental retardation : AJMR},
  year={1989},
  volume={94 3},
  pages={292-302}
}
Psychological predictors of self-concept, behavior problems, and social competence of siblings of developmentally disabled children were identified and compared with those in matched siblings of nondisabled children. Subjects were 110 children (ages 8 to 15 years), 55 with a developmentally disabled younger sibling and 55 with a nondisabled sibling of the same age range as the disabled child (under 7 years). The subjects completed the child psychological measures that were analyzed in the… CONTINUE READING