Parental accommodation of child anxiety and related symptoms: range, impact, and correlates.

@article{ThompsonHollands2014ParentalAO,
  title={Parental accommodation of child anxiety and related symptoms: range, impact, and correlates.},
  author={Johanna Thompson-Hollands and Caroline E. Kerns and Donna B. Pincus and Jonathan S Comer},
  journal={Journal of anxiety disorders},
  year={2014},
  volume={28 8},
  pages={765-73}
}
Parental accommodation--i.e., changes in parents' behavior in attempts to prevent or reduce child distress--has been most studied in relation to OCD. Although recent work suggests parents of children with non-OCD anxiety diagnoses also engage in accommodation, little is known about the specific forms, correlates, and associated interference of such accommodation. The present study examined the range and associated interference of parental accommodation behaviors using the newly developed Family… CONTINUE READING