Date of Award
Master of Social Work
School of Social Work
The purpose of this study is to identify the main stessors that parents experience when raising an autistic child and parents' perceptions of what can help them cope better. It is important that parenting stressors and coping strategies are identified as they relate to the age of the child with autism.
Thigpen, Dee, "Parents' perceptions of effective coping strategies for raising a child with autism" (2008). Theses Digitization Project. 3365.