Practice Guidance

Siblings of disabled children

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Introduction

Contents Disability by association Siblings and stigma Young carers Professional assessments Further information References The experience of brothers and sisters of disabled children has been the subject of research by a number of academics, which not only concern day-to-day experiences but also the longer term effects of living with and caring for a disabled sibling. […]

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