ERIC Number: EJ786179
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Influence of Parental and Grandparental Major Depressive Disorder on Behavior Problems in Early Childhood: A Three-Generation Study
Olino, Thomas M.; Pettit, Jeremy W.; Klein, Daniel N.; Allen, Nicholas B.; Seeley, John R.; Lewinsohn, Peter M.
Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, v47 n1 p53 Jan 2008
The study examines the influence of parental and grandparental major depressive disorder (MDD) on behavior problems in children. The results conclude that MDD in parents and grandparents may result in high levels of incorporation problems of MDD in children but don't indicate additional risk.
Descriptors: Behavior Problems, Young Children, Depression (Psychology), Grandparents, Parents, Risk
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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