Relationships between pediatric obesity and maternal emotional states and attitudes


Akay A. P. , Ozturk Y., Avcil S. N. , Kavurma C., Tufan E.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY IN MEDICINE, vol.50, no.2, pp.178-190, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/0091217415605032
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY IN MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.178-190

Abstract

Objective The goal of this study was to investigate depression and anxiety levels of mothers whose child (7-11 years) and adolescent (12-18 years) offspring had obesity, as well as those mothers' attitudes toward their children and their family relationships.