Social Support as Mediator and Moderator of the Relationship Between Parenting Stress and Life Satisfaction Among the Chinese Parents of Children with ASD.

@article{Lu2018SocialSA,
  title={Social Support as Mediator and Moderator of the Relationship Between Parenting Stress and Life Satisfaction Among the Chinese Parents of Children with ASD.},
  author={Minghui Lu and Guanghai Wang and Hao Lei and M Shi and Rui Zhu and Fan Jiang},
  journal={Journal of autism and developmental disorders},
  year={2018},
  volume={48 4},
  pages={1181-1188}
}
Although numerous studies have demonstrated that social support affects a range of life experiences, few have examined its moderating and mediating effects. In the current study, 479 Chinese parents of children with ASD (aged 3-18 years) completed the surveys assessing parenting stress, social support and life satisfaction. Results indicated that parenting… CONTINUE READING