Relationship of family environment and parental psychiatric diagnosis to impairment in ADHD.
|Title||Relationship of family environment and parental psychiatric diagnosis to impairment in ADHD.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2006|
|Authors||Pressman, LJ, Loo SK, Carpenter EM, Asarnow JR, Lynn D, McCracken JT, McGough JJ, Lubke GH, Yang MH, Smalley SL|
|Journal||Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry|
|Date Published||2006 Mar|
|Keywords||Adolescent, Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity, Child, Child of Impaired Parents, Family, Humans, Interview, Psychological, Mental Disorders, Parents, Questionnaires, Siblings, Social Environment|
Family environmental factors as well as parental attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) status have shown associations with variability in ADHD. The purpose of the present study was to examine the links among family environment, parental psychiatric diagnosis, and child impairment within a sample of ADHD-affected sibling pairs (ASPs) ages 5 to 18 years.
|Alternate Journal||J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry|