Table 2

SDQ subscales (N=450)

MeanSDChildren with SHCNChildren without SHCNTdfP value
MeanSDMeanSD
Emotional symptoms4.023.484.133.453.903.52−0.714480.48
Conduct problems4.622.874.802.934.402.78−1.464480.14
Hyperactivity/inattention4.553.244.923.234.103.20−2.664480.008
Peer problems3.193.214.373.391.742.25−9.42448<0.001
  • SDQ, Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire; SHCN, Special Healthcare Needs.