• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Children With Chronic Illness

  • By: Jessica A. Lohnberg, Robyn A. Howarth & Daniel L. Clay
  • In: Encyclopedia of Counseling
  • Edited by: Frederick T. L. Leong
  • Subject:General Counseling & Psychotherapy, Counseling Psychology

Approximately 20% of school-age children have a chronic illness, making counseling increasingly important due to the impact on the child's family relationships, school functioning, and peer interactions. Certain chronic illnesses have a greater effect than others on the psychosocial ...

    • Loading...
    locked icon

    Sign in to access this content

    Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

    • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
    • Read modern, diverse business cases
    • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles