Family Studies and Human Services

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Family Studies and Human Services

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  • Goff, Briana S.; Springer, Nicole; Foote, Laura Cline; Frantz, Courtney; Peak, Madison; Tracy, Courtney; Veh, Taylor; Bentley, Gail E.; Cross, Kayli A. (2013)
    This study explored the preliminary experiences of parents upon learning of their child's diagnosis of Down syndrome. Qualitative data from a web-based, national survey were analyzed based on two groups: prenatal (n  =  ...
  • Goff, Briana S.; Irwin, Laura D.; Cox, Michelle D.; Devine, Sara I.; Summers, Kali J.; Schmitz, Anne E. (2014)
    Trauma survivors and their partners may experience unique dynamics due to the ongoing effects of previous trauma exposure and current trauma symptoms. The current qualitative study attempted to compare and contrast ...
  • Britt, Sonya L.; Nazarinia Roy, R. Roudi (2014)
    Less than a third of married couple households in the United States are composed of families with one breadwinner. This is a stark contrast to a mere 40 years ago when men were the primary breadwinner for the majority of ...
  • Vennum, Amber V.; Lindstrom, Rachel; Monk, J. Kale; Adams, Rebekah (2014)
    Given previous research on the risks associated with cycling in young adult dating relationships, the present study examines the frequency with which cyclical dating relationships (relationships that end and renew) persist ...
  • Martin, Peter; Jazwinski, S. Michal; Davey, Adam; Green, Robert; Macdonald, Maurice; Margrett, Jennifer A.; Siegler, Ilene C.; Arnold, Jonathan; Woodard, John; Johnson, Mary Ann; Kim, Sangkyu; Dai, Jianliang; Li, Li; Batzer, Mark A.; Poon, Leonard W. (2014)
    Objectives: The purpose of this study was to assess the relationship between apolipoprotein E (APOE), life events and engagement, and subjective well-being (as measured by positive and negative affect) among centenarians. ...