ABSTRACT

SUMMARY. This chapter presents a review of the research on sibling related caregiving issues and their implications for social work practice and mental health policy. Specifically, it discusses the concerns of ethnic minority siblings as caregivers for their mentally ill family member. doi: 10. 1300/Jl37vI4nOI_03 [Article copies available for a fee from The Haworth Document Delivery Service: 1-800-HA WORTH. E-mail address: <[email protected]> Website: <https://www.HaworthPress.com>; © 2006 by The Haworth Press, Inc. All rights resenied.J

KEYWORDS. Mental illness, caregiving, minority siblings

adulthood when most individuals are linked to varying family systems (Greenberg, Seltzer, Orsmond, & Krauss, 1999).