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Fragile X syndrome: a parental account

Advances in Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities

ISSN: 2044-1282

Article publication date: 15 July 2011

Abstract

Purpose

This paper presents the viewpoint of a parent of two children with Fragile X syndrome.

Design/methodology/approach

The paper presents the author's views of her and her family's experience of Fragile X syndrome.

Findings

The paper provides the author's perspective on the impact that the condition has had on family life.

Originality/value

The paper provides a unique insight into the day-to-day experiences of a parent of two children with Fragile X syndrome.

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Citation

Zwink, L. (2011), "Fragile X syndrome: a parental account", Advances in Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities, Vol. 5 No. 4, pp. 29-32. https://doi.org/10.1108/20441281111165580

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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