The Unique Effects of Parental Alcohol and Affective Disorders, Parenting, and Parental Negative Affect on Adolescent Maladjustment by ProQuest

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The Unique Effects of Parental Alcohol and Affective
Disorders, Parenting, and Parental Negative Affect
on Adolescent Maladjustment
Moira Haller and Laurie Chassin                        Arizona State University



       Using a high-risk community sample, multiple regression analyses were con-
       ducted separately for mothers (n = 416) and fathers (n = 346) to test the unique,
       prospective influence of parental negative affect on adolescent maladjustment
       (internalizing symptoms, externalizing symptoms, and negative emotionality)
       2 years later over and above parental alcohol and affective disorders, major
       disruption in the family environment, and parenting. Adolescent sex was tested
       as a 
								
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