Logo


V-Store
Protective factors decrease the risk of later dysfunction


ABOUT

· Nutrition against disease
· Health through nutrition
· Nutrition in healing
· Nutrients in foods
· Nutritional supplements
· Safe supplements
· Banned supplements
· Natural enzymes
· Vitamin deficiency diseases
· Calcium deficiency
· Enzyme deficiency
· Body type 1- amylase deficiency
· Body type 2 - wider hips
· Body type 3 - protein craving
· Body type 4 - lactase deficiency
· Body typing
· Vitamin chart
· Calorie chart
· Lose weight tips
· Mediterranean lifestyle
· Aerobic equipment
· Maintain good health
· Emergency room waiting
· Diapulse wound treatment
· Hospital mistakes
· Safe hospital discharge
· Signs of aging
· Digestion tips



green tea
Herba Green Tea

 
 
Antioxidants
Antioxidants



Home | Nutrition | Supplementation | Dieting | Health | Fitness | Products      
kitchenware

Preventive interventions for children of mentally ill parents


Children of parents with a mental disorder are at high risk for developing psychiatric problems, especially children of parents with unipolar depression. Studies point at a risk between 30 and 70%. In addition, a

fast majority of the children in psychiatric treatment have parents with psychiatric problems. Although there is a tendency for depressed parents to have children with an increased risk at affective disorders, in general the type of disorders in the children is not strictly related to the type of parental disorders. Children of schizophrenic parents have an increased risk at a diversity of disorders. Likewise, children of depressed parents have also an increased risk at attention-deficit disorders, conduct disorders and the use of drugs. This high risk for transgenerational transfer of psychiatric disorders calls for a significant investment in the development of effective prevention.

liquid vitamins
Liquid vitamins

Besides the role of genetic factors research in the last 15 years has offered repeated clinical and empirical evidence for the impact of malleable psychological and social risk factors mediating or moderating the effects of parental psychopathology. For example, research on outcomes of marital depression points at the significant mediating risk factors, such as obstetric complications, the severity and chronicity of parental symptomatology, disturbed parental behavior, problems in the child-parent interaction, the lack of positive responsiveness by the parent, insecure attachment parental discord, low intrafamilial and extrafamilial support, lack of knowledge about the parental disease, guilt feeling in the child and parentification. Especially the interaction of multiple risk factors enhances a dowward spiral and increases the risk of the children.
 
However, not all of these children show evidence of later dysfunction. A range of protective factors are identified which decrease the risk even under adverse circumstances. At higher level of intelligence, availability of cognitive and social skills, adequate social support and positive school experiences seem to have a protective influence, reducing the risk.


C. M.H. Hosman (1), K. van Doesum (2)

(1) Professor of Mental Health Promotion and Prevention of Mental Disorders
Department of Health Education, Maastrich University
(2) Researcher at the Research Group Prevention and Psychopathology
University of Nijmegen



border line

SECTION :
Preventive Psychiatry Congress
  MENU  

· Psychiatric prevention
· Resisting prevention
· Mood disorders
· Chronic mental patients
· Chronic illness support
· Inherited mental disorders
· Mentally ill parents
· Preventive measures
· Personality disorders
· Disorders treatment
· Early education intervention
· Mental health promotion
· Mental health mobile units
· Aniracetam treatment
· Perinatal care
· WHO educational program
· Prevention of suicide
· Suicide attempters
· Prevention strategies
· A case report
· Primary health care
· Teaching bioethics
· Fight the stigma
· Nutrition and behavior
· The ICD-10 training kit



PRODUCTS

· Liquid multivitamin
· Omega 3 fish oil
· Xango juice
· Digestive enzymes supplements
· B1 Bomber Vitamin
· Whey protein powder



border line



Privacy policy - Terms of use - Contact - Site map - Links / Submit
The statements in the A-Nutritional-Supplements.com website represent the opinions of the authors.
They have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
Copyright 2004-2014 A-Nutritional-Supplements.com