Childhood Environment and Mental Wellbeing at Age 60-64 Years: Prospective Evidence from the MRC National Survey of Health and Development

@inproceedings{Stafford2015ChildhoodEA,
  title={Childhood Environment and Mental Wellbeing at Age 60-64 Years: Prospective Evidence from the MRC National Survey of Health and Development},
  author={Mai Stafford and Catharine R. Gale and Gita Devi Mishra and Marcus Richards and St{\'e}phanie Black and Diana Kuh and Antonio Verdejo-Garc{\'i}a},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2015}
}
  • Mai Stafford, Catharine R. Gale, +4 authors Antonio Verdejo-García
  • Published in PloS one 2015
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • BACKGROUND Mental wellbeing, conceptualised as positive affect, life satisfaction and realisation of needs that contribute to psychological growth, captures more than the absence of mental ill health. Several nations now aim to monitor and improve mental wellbeing. Whilst many studies document associations between adverse childhood experiences and mental disorders in adulthood, possible links between childhood experiences and adult mental wellbeing have so far received less attention. METHODS… CONTINUE READING

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