Variable Details:


Aroian, Karen J., Edythe S. Hough, and Thomas N. Templin (2008), "Development and Psychometric Evaluation of an Arab Version of the Family Peer Relationship Questionnaire", Research in Nursing and health, 31, 402-416.



  • The extent to which the parent encourages or aids the child in maintaining peer relations.


  • (The parent) likes the child’s friends to visit him/her at their house.
  • (The parent) lets the child invite a friend to come on outings with the family.
  • (The parent) encourages the child to spend time with his/her friends.
  • (The parent) is interested in knowing how the child gets along with the other children.


  • Ellison, E.S. (1983), "Parental support and school-aged children.", Western Journal of Nursing Research, 5, 145-153. [Endnote]