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Characteristics of positive-interaction parenting style among teen, optimal age, advanced age mothers in Canada: An analysis of the National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth

TitleCharacteristics of positive-interaction parenting style among teen, optimal age, advanced age mothers in Canada: An analysis of the National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth
Year of Publication2018
AuthorsKim, T. H. M., Connolly J. A., Rotondi M., and Tamim H.
JournalBMC Pediatrics
Volume18
Pages1 - 10
Keywordsadvanced age women, maternal age, optimal age women, positive-interaction parenting, primiparous, teens
Abstract

{Background Positive-interaction parenting early in childhood is encouraged due to its association with behavioural development later in life. The objective of this study was to examine if the level of positive-interaction parenting style differs among teen, optimal age, and advanced age mothers in Canada, and to identify the characteristics associated with positive-interaction parenting style separately for each age group. Methods This was a cross-sectional secondary analysis of the National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth. First-time mothers with children 0–23 months were grouped into: teen (15–19 years

URLhttps://bmcpediatr.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12887-017-0972-z
DOI10.1186/s12887-017-0972-z
Document URLhttps://bmcpediatr.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12887-017-0972-z