Due to increases in life expectancy rates, older families that include a person with a developmental disability have increased the length of time spent in providing care to their dependent family member.
This article examines the stresses and rewards that older caregiving parents experience in their roles as late life care providers.
Additionally, interventions and program/policy initiatives that support caregiving families are proposed.
Mots-clés Pascal : Soin parental, Trouble développement, Relation familiale, Interaction sociale, Stress, Sénescence, Système santé, Service santé, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Parental care, Developmental disorder, Familial relation, Social interaction, Stress, Senescence, Health system, Health service, United States, North America, America, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 97-0384029
Code Inist : 002B18H05B. Création : 12/09/1997.