Adolescent Motherhood: Understanding the Link Between Maternal Depression, Parenting, and Child Maltreatment.

Kotake, Chie.

Abstract: The present study examined the longitudinal trajectories of maternal depression among 508 young mothers who participated in an evaluation of a state-wide home visiting program for first-time mothers under age 21 across the first two years of parenting to answer the following questions: 1) does the rate of child maltreatment vary across different depression trajectory profiles?; 2) does e... read more

Tufts University. Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development.
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