The Interaction Between Child Behavioral Inhibition and Parenting Behaviors: Effects on Internalizing and Externalizing Symptomology.
Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 2018 Feb 20. Epub 2018 Feb 20.
Child Study Center, Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, 24061, USA.
Both child temperament and parenting have been extensively researched as predictors of child outcomes. However, theoretical models suggest that specific combinations of temperament styles and parenting behaviors are better predictors of certain child outcomes such as internalizing and externalizing symptoms than either temperament or parenting alone. The current qualitative review examines the interaction between one childhood temperamental characteristic (child behavioral inhibition) and parenting behaviors, and their subsequent impact on child psychopathology. Read More