Being a Grandparent of a Child with a Disability

Liora Findler

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Findler L. (2016) Being a Grandparent of a Child with a Disability. In: h. Springer, Cham. the empirical and theoretical literature. It presents the voices of grandparents culled from interviews in which they reveal their personal feelings, insights, and experiences. In addition, it describes the complex intergenerational relationship and the delicate balance between involvement and interference in the life of the nuclear family. Finally, the chapter concludes with an innovative study that examined, for the first time, the possibility of personal growth among grandparents of children with disabilities.
Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publicationGrandparents of Children with Disabilities
Subtitle of host publicationTheoretical Perspectives of Intergenerational Relationships
EditorsLiora Findler, Orit Taubman – Ben-Ari
Number of pages29
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-319-45517-4
ISBN (Print)978-3-319-45515-0
StatePublished - 2016

Publication series

NameSpringerBriefs in Well-Being and Quality of Life Research
ISSN (Print)2211-7644
ISSN (Electronic)2211-7652


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