Stress, anxiety, and depression among parents of children with autism spectrum disorder in Oman: a case–control study

@inproceedings{AlFarsi2016StressAA,
  title={Stress, anxiety, and depression among parents of children with autism spectrum disorder in Oman: a case–control study},
  author={Omar A. Al-Farsi and Yahya M. Al-Farsi and Marwan Al-Sharbati and Samir Al-Adawi},
  booktitle={Neuropsychiatric disease and treatment},
  year={2016}
}
Previous studies carried out in Euro-American populations have unequivocally indicated that psychological disorders of the CASD (caregivers of children with autism spectrum disorder) are marked with high levels of stress, anxiety, and depression. This finding has been attributed to the reaction of having to care for a child with neurodevelopmental disorders. While there have been reports on autism spectrum disorder in Arab/Islamic countries such as Oman, there is no study from this region, to… CONTINUE READING
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