The Internet Forums as Tool for Coping and Consultation of Mothers’ with Their Child with ADHD

@article{Heiman2017TheIF,
  title={The Internet Forums as Tool for Coping and Consultation of Mothers’ with Their Child with ADHD},
  author={Tali Heiman},
  journal={Journal of Psychology Research},
  year={2017},
  volume={7}
}
  • T. Heiman
  • Published 28 January 2017
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Psychology Research
The internet forums become an inseparable part for communication, information and support for parents with a child with special needs. With the rapid development of the technology, the almost unlimited access to the websites, more and more parents are seeking for online answers regarding concerns and dilemmas regarding their child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms. The current study, using a qualitative study, examined 190 posts, regarding parents experience with a… 

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