The psychological well-being of disability caregivers: examining the roles of family strain, family-to-work conflict, and perceived supervisor support.

@article{Li2015ThePW,
  title={The psychological well-being of disability caregivers: examining the roles of family strain, family-to-work conflict, and perceived supervisor support.},
  author={Andrew Li and Jonathan A Shaffer and Jessica Bagger},
  journal={Journal of occupational health psychology},
  year={2015},
  volume={20 1},
  pages={40-9}
}
We draw on the cross-domain model of work-family conflict and conservation of resources theory to examine the relationship between disability caregiving demands and the psychological well-being of employed caregivers. Using a sample of employed disability caregivers from a national survey, we found that the relationship between caregiving demands and family-to-work conflict was stronger when employees experienced high levels of strain from family. Additionally, we found high levels of family to… CONTINUE READING

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