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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.   Evaluating short-break services for families who have children with multiple disabilities

    The aim of this study was to examine how services can best meet the needs resulting from the extra demands children with physical and intellectual disabilities place on their family carers

    Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, Vol: 44 Page: 386-386 2000
    R. McConkey

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  • 3.   Link Family Support--An evaluation of an in-home support service

    The aim of this study was to describe home support services with a sample of families of service users of Enable Ireland Cork

    Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, Vol: 11 Page: 698-704 2004
    H. Forde; H. Lane; D. McCloskey; V. McManus; E. Tierney

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  • 4.   Maternal burden in families with children with autistic spectrum disorder

    The aim of this study was to investigate the extent of maternal burden in mothers of children with autism and the relationship with variables measuring child characteristics, social problems and family burden.

    Irish Journal of Psychology, Vol: 23 Page: 2-17 2002
    Michael Fitzgerald; Gail Birkbeck; Pat Matthews

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  • 5.   Supporting the family carers of vulnerable, fragile babies and young children

    This abstract reports on a qualitative study of 17 mothers caring for a vulnerable, fragile baby or young child requiring significantly high levels of care and attention

    Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, Vol: 44 Page: 437-437 2000
    B. Redmond; A. Bowen

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  • 6.   The Impact of Formal Services on Family Carers of Individuals with Intellectual Disability

    The aim of this study was to describe findings of interviews carried out with primary carers of individuals with an intellectual disability living in a rural area of the Republic of Ireland.

    Irish Journal of Psychology, Vol: 25 Page: 26-43 2004
    Linda Finnegan; Barbara Dooley; Patricia Noonan Walsh

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  • 7.   The meaning of respite care to mothers of children with learning disabilities: Two Irish case studies

    This study examined the meaning of respite care to mothers of children with learning disabilities

    Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, Vol: 10 Page: 335-342 2003
    L. Hartrey; J. S. G. Wells

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