The New York Times reports on a study by the AITANA research group

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The New York Times has published an article on the study that researchers from the AITANA group have carried out on the emotional impact of confinement on Spanish children and adolescents. The results of the study report a high percentage of children showing emotional and behavioural symptoms compared to before…

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Covid-19: First data on psychological disorders in Spanish children

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Professors from the Miguel Hernández University and the Università degli Studi di Perugia have coordinated a study on the alterations in children’s behavior during the quarantine. 1,143 families of Spanish and Italian minors between 3 and 18 years old have participated in this research by completing an online form on the…

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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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Spanish adaptation of the Children’s Hassles Scale

The Journal of Psychology with Children and Adolescents has published in its last issue the Spanish adaptation and validation of the self-report Children’s Hassles Scale (CHS). This instrument evaluates daily stress situations in children aged 10 to 12 years, related to greater externalizing and internalizing symptoms. The scale has demonstrated…

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