Psychosocial risk and resistance factors among children with chronic illness, healthy siblings, and healthy controls

  title={Psychosocial risk and resistance factors among children with chronic illness, healthy siblings, and healthy controls},
  author={Denise Daniels and Rudolf H. Moos and Andrew G. Billings and James J. Miller},
  journal={Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology},
Psychosocial risk and resistance factors within the domains of parental functioning, family Stressors, and family resources were examined as predictors of psychological adjustment and physical problems in juvenile rheumatic disease patients (N=93), their healthy siblings (N=72), and demographically matched healthy controls (N=93). Family socioeconomic status and background variables showed few consistent relationships with child functioning. However, a constellation of risk and resistance… Expand
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