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Title: The psychological wellbeing of siblings of children with CFS/ME : a qualitative study
Author: Velleman, Sophie
Awarding Body: University of Exeter
Current Institution: University of Exeter
Date of Award: 2012
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Abstract:
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome or myalgic encephalopathy (CFS/ME) has a negative impact on a child and their parents. It is not known what the impact is for the siblings of children with CFS/ME. Nine siblings participated in semi-structured interviews. Siblings identified a number of negative impacts to their family and to themselves, as well as describing some protective family factors. These findings have implications for current practice in CFS/ME paediatric services.
Supervisor: Crawley, Esther Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (D.Clin.Psy.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.579850  DOI: Not available
Keywords: Sibling, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, myalgic encephalopathy, Psychological Wellbeing,
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