FONDECYT project awarded by our associate researcher, Paulina Arango.
“Raising Children and Adolescents with Intellectual Disabilities and Challenging Behaviors: A Mixed Methods Study”.
The study has two parts. In the first, 250 parents of children s and adolescents with intellectual disabilities between the ages of 8 and 17 will participate, who will answer questionnaires about their mental health, raising their children, strengths and difficulties.
In the second, 25 parents who participated in the first study will be interviewed, with the aim of deepening their experiences and perceptions as parents of a child or adolescent with an intellectual disability.