Day: July 21, 2018

Parental depression impairs early childhood development less if other parent has good social support

The link between parental depression and impaired parenting has been well established. But a recent study of 519 adoptive parents in the U.S.A. found something surprising: the link all but disappeared when the depressed parent’s partner reported high satisfaction with the level of social support he or she received from outside the family. Meanwhile, depressed […]

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