The school-aged siblings of children with disabilities.

  • M Coleby
  • Published 1995 in Developmental medicine and child neurology

Abstract

A retrospective cohort study was performed of the school-aged siblings of children with severe learning difficulties. Index siblings demonstrated restricted contact with friends, behaviour difficulties, increased anxiety and increased acceptance towards disability compared with comparison siblings. Boys older than the disabled child demonstrated increased… (More)

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@article{Coleby1995TheSS, title={The school-aged siblings of children with disabilities.}, author={M Coleby}, journal={Developmental medicine and child neurology}, year={1995}, volume={37 5}, pages={415-26} }