publication . Article . 2017

Educational styles, parenting stressors and psychopathological symptoms in parents of adolescents with high-risk behaviours

Sonia Ituráin; José J. López-Goñi; Alfonso Arteaga; Corina Deusto; Javier Fernández-Montalvo;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2017
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Country: Spain
Abstract
Aims: The main goal of this study was to determine the characteristics of parents who sought help from two prevention programmes due to having an adolescent child who presents high-risk behaviours. METHODS: The sample was composed of 374 parents (169 fathers and 205 mothers). Information on socio-demographic characteristics, psychopathological symptoms, emotional states, educational styles and maladjustment to everyday life was collected. FINDINGS: The results show statistically differences by gender. Mothers obtained a higher degree of psychopathology symptoms, maladjustment and parental stress relative to fathers. Mothers also used more frequently authoritativ...
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free text keywords: Adolescence, Risk behaviours, Parents, Educational styles, Parenting stressors, Social psychology, Developmental psychology, Permissive, Stressor, Clinical psychology, Injury prevention, Parenting styles, Stress management, Human factors and ergonomics, Psychology, Psychopathology, Suicide prevention
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publication . Article . 2017

Educational styles, parenting stressors and psychopathological symptoms in parents of adolescents with high-risk behaviours

Sonia Ituráin; José J. López-Goñi; Alfonso Arteaga; Corina Deusto; Javier Fernández-Montalvo;