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Irish Child Health Database - Peer Reviewed Papers

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  • 1.   Caring for children with learning disabilities: An exploratory study of parental strain and coping

    The aim of this study was to examine the kind of tasks involved in caring for a child with a learning disability

    British Journal of Learning Disabilities, Vol: 35 Page: 221-228 2007
    Kate Kenny; Sinéad McGilloway

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  • 2.   Coping alone: Examining the prospects of adolescent victims of child abuse placed in foster care

    This study describes the problems young people face in foster care

    Journal of Youth and Adolescence, Vol: 31 Page: 57-66 2002
    Deborah Browne

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  • 3.   Family support, social capital, resilience and adolescent coping

    This article suggests a conceptual model that draws on social support theory to harness the ideas of social capital and resilience in a way that can link formal family support interventions to adolescent coping

    Child & Family Social Work, Vol: 12 Page: 219-228 2007
    John Pinkerton; Pat Dolan

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  • 4.   First-time mothers -- identifying their needs, perceptions and experiences [corrected] [published erratum appears in J CLIN NURS 2003 Sep;12(5):790]

    The aim of this study was to identify needs, perceptions and experiences of first-time mothers in the postnatal period

    Journal of Clinical Nursing, Vol: 12 Page: 260-267 2003
    C. Cronin

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  • 5.   Independent schools counselling: Profiling the NSPCC service experience

    The aim of this study was to examine the profile of client and service use - of schools counselling service - between September 2004 and December 2005

    Child Care in Practice, Vol: 13 Page: 95-115 2007
    Aisling McElearney; Gary Adamson; Mark Shevlin; Anne Tracey; Bronagh Muldoon; Selina Roosmale-Cocq

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