Covid-19: AITANA will detect children in need of psychological help

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The current situation of compulsory social isolation and fear of Covid-19 may be a risk factor for the increase of emotional problems in the child and youth population. In order to detect emotional symptoms in these populations, professors Mireia Orgilés and José Pedro Espada, members of the AITANA research group…

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Parents’ educational styles are related to psychological problems in children

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The Doctoral Thesis called “The role of parental educational styles on externalized and internalized psychological problems and adaptation in Colombian children from 8 to 12 years old” was recently defended by Jaime Moreno Méndez and headed by Dr. José Pedro Espada, from the UMH and Dr. Inmaculada Gómez, from the University…

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Doctoral Thesis highlights the importance of detecting emotional and behavioral problems to prevent adolescent suicide

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The researcher Victoria Soto, from the AITANA group, has recently defended her doctoral thesis entitled “Interiorized and Exteriorized Symptomatology and its relationship with suicidal behaviour in adolescents” under the supervision of Dr José Antonio Piqueras. The Doctoral Thesis has been comprised of four studies aimed at evaluating internalised and externalised…

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