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How Are Children Affected by Maternal Anxiety and Depression?

(10/28/2013)

How Are Children Affected by Maternal Anxiety and Depression?
ScienceDaily
October 24, 2013

Maternal symptoms of anxiety and depression increased the risk of emotional and disruptive problem behaviors in children as early as 18 months of age, according to new research findings from the TOPP study. The risk persisted into adolescence and also gave an increased risk of depressive symptoms. The study is published in the Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics.

View the full article here: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131024102036.htm


Keywords: children, mothers, anxiety, depression, behavior, problems



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