Empathy and response to distress in children with Down syndrome.

TitleEmpathy and response to distress in children with Down syndrome.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2003
AuthorsKasari, C, Freeman SFN, Bass W
JournalJournal of child psychology and psychiatry, and allied disciplines
Volume44
Issue3
Pagination424-31
Date Published2003 Mar
ISSN0021-9630
KeywordsAnalysis of Variance, Child Development, Child, Preschool, Down Syndrome, Emotions, Empathy, Female, Humans, intellectual disability, Male, Multivariate Analysis, Stress, Psychological
Abstract

Most studies of empathy have focused on young children, and those who are typically developing. Thus, we know little about the emergence and manifestation of empathy in non-normally developing children.

DOI10.1042/AN20110027
Alternate JournalJ Child Psychol Psychiatry