- Posttraumatic stress disorder in adopted children from RomaniaR A C Hoksbergen
Faculty of Social Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Am J Orthopsychiatry 73:255-65. 2003..It seems plausible that the high incidence of PTSD characteristics was related to extreme physical and social neglect occurring in the orphanages...
- Adoption of romanian children in The Netherlands: behavior problems and parenting burden of upbringing for adoptive parentsRene Hoksbergen
Adoption Department, Faculty Social Sciences, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
J Dev Behav Pediatr 25:175-80. 2004..Nevertheless, the adoptive parents judge their upbringing situation positive (NQUS)...
- Post-Institutional Autistic Syndrome in Romanian adopteesRene Hoksbergen
Faculty Social Sciences, Adoption Department, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
J Autism Dev Disord 35:615-23. 2005..No difference was found between the girls and the boys. Children who had been in their adoptive families for 5 years or more showed fewer behavior problems than children who had been in their adoptive families for four or less years...
- Experiences of Dutch families who parent an adopted Romanian childRene Hoksbergen
Faculty of Social Sciences, Utrecht, The Netherlands
J Dev Behav Pediatr 23:403-9. 2002..Most problems still exist 4 years after placement; however, no disruptions of the adoption have taken place yet...