The mediating role of parenting stress in the relation between intimate partner violence and child adjustment.

@article{Owen2006TheMR,
  title={The mediating role of parenting stress in the relation between intimate partner violence and child adjustment.},
  author={Ashley E. Owen and Martie P. Thompson and Nadine J Kaslow},
  journal={Journal of family psychology : JFP : journal of the Division of Family Psychology of the American Psychological Association},
  year={2006},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={505-13}
}
This study examined the role of maternal parenting stress in the relation between intimate partner violence (IPV) and children's emotional and behavioral problems among 139 African American children between the ages of 8 and 12 years. Structural equation modeling was used to investigate a mediational model examining maternal reports of IPV and parenting stress and both mother and child reports of child adjustment. Results suggest that parenting stress helps explain the link between IPV and… CONTINUE READING