Surviving childhood cancer, social support, and parents' psychological adjustment.

@article{Speechley1992SurvivingCC,
  title={Surviving childhood cancer, social support, and parents' psychological adjustment.},
  author={Kathy N Speechley and Samuel Noh},
  journal={Journal of pediatric psychology},
  year={1992},
  volume={17 1},
  pages={15-31}
}
Assessed whether the continuing emotional strain of parenting a child cancer survivor is associated with elevated levels of psychological distress (depression and anxiety) in parents. The role of social support in moderating this relationship was also evaluated. When parents of cancer survivors (63 mothers and 49 fathers) were compared to a matched sample… CONTINUE READING