Parenting Characteristics Associated with Anxiety and Depression: A Multivariate Approach.

  title={Parenting Characteristics Associated with Anxiety and Depression: A Multivariate Approach.},
  author={Karla Anhalt and Tracy L. Morris},
  journal={The Journal of Early and Intensive Behavioral Intervention},
  • Karla Anhalt, T. Morris
  • Published 22 September 2008
  • Psychology
  • The Journal of Early and Intensive Behavioral Intervention
Recent reports on the prevalence and course of internalizing disorders in youth underscore the need for further research to understand their etiology and treatment. Although transient experiences of fear, worry, and anxiety characterize typical development, a number of children and adolescents experience severe symptoms that lead to impairment in daily functioning (Albano, Chorpita, & Barlow, 2003). Approximately 20% of children and adolescents are affected by pediatric anxiety disorders at… 

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