Journal of Child and Family Studies
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#1Martijn Van Heel (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)H-Index: 1
#2Patricia Bijttebier (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)H-Index: 27
Last.Karla Van Leeuwen (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)H-Index: 16
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Objectives This study used a two-wave design to examine whether (dis)agreement between mothers and adolescents and between fathers and adolescents in reports of on parenting (i.e., support, proactive control, punishment, harsh punishment, and psychological control) was associated with adolescent Externalizing Problem Behavior (EPB; i.e., aggression and rule-breaking behavior) 1 year later.
#1Renae Beaumont (UQ: University of Queensland)H-Index: 5
#2Roxana Pearson (UQ: University of Queensland)
Last.Kate Sofronoff (UQ: University of Queensland)H-Index: 26
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Objectives This study evaluated the effectiveness of the Secret Agent Society (SAS) small group program in improving children’s social skills, social competence and anxiety.
#1Kelli A. Hill (HU: Howard University)
#2Debra Roberts (HU: Howard University)H-Index: 2
Objective This research sought to bring awareness to positive communication skills and social components that may be helpful with closing the persistent academic achievement gap between White and Black students in junior high school and high school. In underserved Black American populations it is often believed that parents have little communication concerning the need for educational attainment; however, there is some research to explain that Black American parents participate in much communica...
#1Constantinos M. Kokkinos (DUTH: Democritus University of Thrace)H-Index: 18
#2Ioanna Algiovanoglou (DUTH: Democritus University of Thrace)
Last.Ioanna Voulgaridou (DUTH: Democritus University of Thrace)H-Index: 5
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Objectives This study explores the relations between the functional subtypes of relational aggression (proactive and reactive) and difficulties with emotion regulation (cognitive reappraisal, expressive suppression). Further, it examines the moderating role of parental attachment including parental availability and dependency in these associations. Based on previous research, it was expected that difficulties in emotion regulation strategies would be associated with reactive but not with proacti...
#1Stephanie A. Little (Wittenberg University)H-Index: 7
Last.John Garber (Vandy: Vanderbilt University)H-Index: 124
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Objective The purpose of this study was to examine if the longitudinal associations between father–adolescent conflict and both externalizing and internalizing symptoms in youth were moderated by fathers’ residential status (i.e., whether or not he lived in the home) and type of residential father (i.e., biological or step).
Objectives The following three studies examined if 4–5 year olds, 7–8 year olds and adults recognized the impact of physical and sedentary activities on weight.
#1Justin Carreras (Tulane University)
#2Alice S. Carter (University of Massachusetts Boston)H-Index: 51
Last.Sarah A. O. Gray (Tulane University)H-Index: 7
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Objectives Sensitive parenting requires modulation of emotions in order to effectively organize and orient behavioral responses. There is considerable evidence that psychological distress can impair sensitive parenting practices, and also that psychological distress is associated with deficits in emotion regulation capacities. The negative effect that psychological distress has on parents’ emotion regulation capacities may be a mechanistic pathway through which psychological distress impacts par...
Objectives Australian Child Protection practitioners who work with children from sub-Saharan African migrant backgrounds often face challenges when applying child protection laws and policies to address childrearing and parenting issues. The aim of this study is to examine the influence of cultural beliefs, values, attitudes and practices on childrearing practices within sub-Saharan African communities.
#1Lien Goossens (UGent: Ghent University)H-Index: 19
#2Kim Van Durme (UGent: Ghent University)H-Index: 7
Last.Guy Bosmans (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)H-Index: 13
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Objective Although it has already been demonstrated that internalization of the thin ideal may play a role in the development of girls’ concerns about eating, weight, and shape, research is needed to fully understand this vulnerability. The present study aims to investigate whether insecure attachment dimensions towards mother and father moderate the association between internalization of the thin ideal and eating related concerns in girls.