Results: 102

For: parenting

Can psychosocial interventions help reduce parental substance use?

Little,Boy,Is,Playing,A,Toy,Car,And,Looking,Sadly

In her debut blog, Lilli Waples summarises a recent Cochrane Review on the effectiveness of psychosocial interventions to reduce parental substance use.

[read the full story...]

Isolation and loneliness in women living with perinatal depression: how can we heal our dislocated self and relationships?

camila-cordeiro-fENq_PIhPSo-unsplash

In her debut blog, Jacqueline Kent-Marvick reviews a qualitative study exploring the role of isolation and loneliness in the narratives of women diagnosed with perinatal depression.

[read the full story...]

Parenting in the smartphone age: there may be technoference on the picture #CAMHScampfire

Hands,Of,Internet,And,Network,Addict,Mother,And,Father,Using

Douglas Badenoch helps us prepare for another CAMHS Around the Campfire session by tuning into the real effect of smartphone use on parenting; a multiverse analysis carried out by Kathryn L. Modecki and colleagues from Griffith University in Queensland, Australia.

Follow #CAMHScampfire on Twitter at 9.30am BST on Wednesday 23rd June for an online journal club discussing this paper. Or sign up now to join the free webinar hosted by ACAMH.

[read the full story...]

Parents and carers of children with an intellectual disability: what do we know about their wellbeing?

nathan-anderson-GM5Yn5XRVqA-unsplash

Charlie Lynch and Derek Tracy review a study on childhood intellectual disability and parents’ wellbeing, which integrates social, psychological and genetic influences.

[read the full story...]

Playing on uneven playing fields: low income, parental stress and maternal depression

shutterstock_1116678368

Aggelos Stamos reviews a cross-sectional Canadian study that explores the links between low socioeconomic status, parental stress, maternal depression, and the mediating role of social capital in mothers.

[read the full story...]

Parental involvement in CBT for anxiety disorders: a help or a hindrance?

jude-beck-a-nWU0o73r4-unsplash

Lucy Purnell summarises a recent systematic review which finds little support for parental involvement in cognitive behavioural therapy for adolescent anxiety disorders.

[read the full story...]

One in four UK children exposed to maternal mental illness

shutterstock_1137940922

Francesca Bentivegna reviews a national retrospective cohort study which explores the prevalence of maternal mental illness among children and adolescents in the UK during 2005-2017.

[read the full story...]

Overcoming barriers: why adolescents don’t seek mental health support

matese-fields-pvHma684eEI-unsplash

Emma Ashworth summarises a recent systematic review on the barriers that children and adolescents face in seeking help for their mental health problems.

[read the full story...]

Motivational Interviewing: Is it effective in preventing early childhood caries?

shutterstock_156617546

This review of teh effectivenesss of motivational interviewing (MI) in the prevention of early childhood caries included 14 trials of which eight ccontributed to the meta-analyses. The findings suggest that approached based on MI may be useful in prevention of early childhood caries.

[read the full story...]

Global pandemic: how do teenagers and families feel?

glen-carrie--XEx4Gdekyk-unsplash

Dafni Katsampa reflects on a new piece of qualitative research led by a 15 year old researcher, which focuses on teenagers’ experiences of the COVID-19 pandemic, and presents a set of recommendations for parents and families that cover mental wellbeing, the importance of routine, exercise and screen time.

[read the full story...]