School-age Children's Self-Reported Stress Symptoms

Sharrer, Vicki W.; Ryan-Wenger, Nancy A.
January 2002
Pediatric Nursing;Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p21
Academic Journal
Discusses a study that identified children's stress-related symptoms and evaluated the extent to which existing instruments measure such symptoms. Definition of stressors or stressful situations; Assessment instruments used that include children stress symptoms; Range of cognitive/emotional and physiological stress symptoms identified in school-age children.


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