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Transnational access visit finding: Harsh parenting increases risk of child mental health problems

Updated: Aug 15, 2023

COORDINATE transnational access visit researcher Ioannis Katsantonis from the Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge, in collaboration with Jennifer Symonds, University College Dublin, used nationally representative Growing Up in Ireland data to discover that harsh parenting increases the risk of poor mental health developing across childhood. You can download the open access article here and read more on the university press releases from the University of Cambridge and University College Dublin.

Paper was written and published as part of COORDINATE Transnational Access visit and it is getting substantial attention in the UK and Irish media.

See below for links to the news / press releases.


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