Maternal mind-mindedness and toddler behavior problems: The moderating role of maternal trauma and posttraumatic stress.Easterbrooks, M. Ann.
Crossman, Molly K.
Maternal mind-mindedness (MM) reflects a caregiver's tendency to view a child as an individual with an independent mind. Research has linked higher MM with more favorable parenting and child adaptation. The aim of this study was to examine whether MM was associated with toddlers' behavior problems and competence, and the moderating role of trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in a sampl... read more
- Post-traumatic stress disorder.
- Teenage mothers.
- Tufts University. Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development.
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- Easterbrooks, M., Crossman, M., Caruso, A., Raskin, M., & Miranda-Julian, C. (2017). Maternal mind-mindedness and toddler behavior problems: The moderating role of maternal trauma and posttraumatic stress. Development and Psychopathology, 1-12. doi:10.1017/S0954579417000360.