In many families of children with neurodevelopmental disorders, the focus is on the child with the condition. Medical appointments, tests, and therapies are often given priority over the needs of the rest of the family. In addition, if there are stresses in the families, having a child with a health problem is often thought to be their cause. But is that really the case? Researchers have examined what factors lead to problems in families of children with disabilities; at the same time, they've also taken into account factors that give these families strength.
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