The Importance of Parenting Social Support Systems in Special Education


This paper discusses the importance of parenting social support systems and investigate the limitation of social support given to children with special needs. The recent study explored the social networks of children with IDD, which is stand for Intellectual and Development Disabilities. The importance of the issues and phenomena of the parenting social support system to special education is highlighted as it involves a group of children with special needs who require attention, cares differently than normal children in terms of their mental characteristics, emotional capacity, communication ability, behaviour, and emotion as well as physical characteristics. This question becomes an issue because family inability in the social support system of parenting poses problems and disciplines when the parenting support system becomes loose.


Social support system, parenting, special education, disabilities


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