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Empowerment in early childhood intervention : perspectives of parents of children with disabilities

Macvean, Michelle L. 2000, Empowerment in early childhood intervention : perspectives of parents of children with disabilities, Ph.D. thesis, Institute of Disability Studies, Deakin University.

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Title Empowerment in early childhood intervention : perspectives of parents of children with disabilities
Alternative title Parents' perspectives on empowerment
Author Macvean, Michelle L.
Institution Deakin University
School Institute of Disability Studies
Faculty Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
Degree name Ph.D.
Date submitted 2000
Keyword(s) Parents of children with disabilities - Attitudes
Parents of children with disabilities - Victoria
Family social work - Victoria
Children with disabilities - Services for
Summary An objective of early intervention is to empower parents of children with disabilities. This research involved two interviews with 37 families of children with disabilities in order to ascertain their perspectives of empowerment. The finding suggest that information, other families, decision-making, confidence, participation, and meeting family needs influence parents' empowerment.
Language eng
Description of original xi, 228 leaves ; 30 cm.
Dewey Decimal Classification 362.82
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30023564

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