ERIC Number: EJ589179
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Effects of Grandmother Coresidence and Quality of Family Relationships on Depressive Symptoms in Adolescent Mothers.
Kalil, Ariel; Spencer, Michael S.; Spieker, Susan J.; Gilchrist, Lewayne D.
Family Relations, v47 n4 p433-41 Oct 1998
Considers the main and interactive effects of grandmother coresidence, family cohesion, and young mother conflict with grandmother on adolescent reports of depressive symptoms in a sample of predominantly low-income adolescent mothers. Adolescent mothers with the greatest depressive symptoms were found to be those who coresided with grandmothers under conditions of poor family cohesion. (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special issue: "The Family as a Context for Health and Well-Being." For related articles see CG 554 068-078.