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Grief experiences of parents whose children suffer from mental illness

Godresse, Julia; Ozgul, Salih; Owen, Cathy; Foley-Evans, Leanne


Objective: To examine the grief experience of parents of adult children with a mental illness and its relationship to parental health and well-being and parent child attachment and affective relationship. Methods: Participants were recruited from a variety of organizations throughout Australia that provide support services for sufferers of mental illness and/or for their families. Seventy-one participants (62 mothers and nine fathers) all of whom had a child diagnosed with mental illness...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2005
Type: Journal article
Source: Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-1614.2005.01518.x


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