Browsing Communication electronic theses and dissertations (MU) by Thesis Advisor "Colaner, Colleen"
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Exploring the role of extended family members in relation to a chronic family stressor: Explicating the association between support, standards, stress, and coping in the context of autism (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2017)[ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT AUTHOR'S REQUEST.] The recent growth in autism spectrum disorder diagnoses across the United States has alerted scholars to assess the support needs of families with a ...
Families are for thriving, not just surviving : aged out foster youths' experiences of family, home, and estrangement (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2018)Guided by social identity (Tajfel & Turner, 1986), social constructionism (Berger & Luckmann, 1967; Gergen, 1985), and discourse-dependence (Galvin, 2006; Galvin & Braithwaite, 2014) theorizing, the present study illuminated ...
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2017)Foster care is becoming a more prevalent diverse family form, and serves a critical role in our society. Little is known about the role siblings play in transitions in and out of foster care. Guided by discourse dependent ...
"Tell me so that I can help you" : A turning point analysis of privacy in the development of parental caregiving relationships (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2014)[ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT AUTHOR'S REQUEST.]