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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Special issue: Anxiety Disorders on Childhood and Adolescence

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The journal Frontiers in Psychology has opened the deadline for submissions to a special issue entitled Anxiety Disorders on Childhood and Adolescence: Psychopathology, Assessment, and Treatment. Dr. José Pedro Espada and Dr. Mireia Orgilés of the AITANA research group will collaborate as editors in this new issue of the subsection…

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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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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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