Child Psychiatry and Human Development

, Volume 17, Issue 2, pp 129–138 | Cite as

Behavioral problems, social competency, and self perception among girls with congenital adrenal hyperplasia

  • Amy H. Gordon
  • Peter A. Lee
  • Mina K. Dulcan
  • David N. Finegold
Articles

Abstract

Behavior and psychological development of 16 girls with adrenal hyperplasia has been assessed using the Child Behavior Checklist and the Self-Perception Profile for children. mean responses were not different than the normative sample although specific individual abnormalities were identified.

Keywords

Social Psychology Behavioral Problem Normative Sample Child Behavior Social Competency 

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© Human Sciences Press 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Amy H. Gordon
    • 1
    • 2
  • Peter A. Lee
    • 1
    • 2
  • Mina K. Dulcan
    • 1
    • 2
  • David N. Finegold
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Psychiatry at the Western Psychiatric InstituteUniversity of Pittsburgh, School of MedicinePittsburgh
  2. 2.Children's Hospital of PittsburghPittsburgh

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