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Contribution to Book
Stress in mentally retarded children and adolescents
Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center Publications and Presentations
  • Gary N. Siperstein, University of Massachusetts Boston
  • Melodie Wenz-Gross, University of Massachusetts Medical School
UMMS Affiliation
Department of Psychiatry
Document Type
Book Chapter
Medical Subject Headings
Stress, Psychological; Mentally Disabled Persons; Intellectual Disability; Child; Adolescent
Discusses the effects of a stressful family climate on an intellectually disabled child.

Citation: Siperstein, G. N. & Wenz-Gross, M. (1991). Stress in mentally retarded children and adolescents. In M. E. Colten and S. Gore (Eds.) Adolescence and stress: Causes and consequences. Hawthorne, NY: Aldine de Gruyter, p. 237-256.

At the time of publication, Melodie Wenz-Gross was not yet affiliated with the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

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Citation Information
Gary N. Siperstein and Melodie Wenz-Gross. "Stress in mentally retarded children and adolescents" (1991)
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