Research

Parents' Influence on Adolescent Social and Emotional Adjustment

Chase-Lansdale, P. L., Moffitt, R., Lohman, B. J., Cherlin, A. J., Coley, R. L., Pittman, L. D., Roff, J., & Votruba-Drzal, E. (2003).  Mothers’ transitions from welfare to work and the well-being of preschoolers and adolescents.  Science, 299, 1548-1552.

Garber, J., Robinson, N.S., & Valentiner, D. P. (1997). The relation between parenting and adolescent depression: Self-worth as a mediator. Journal of Adolescent Research, 12, 12-33.

Holahan, C. J., Valentiner, D. P., & Moos, R. H. (1994). Parental support and psychological adjustment during the transition to young adulthood in a college sample. Journal of Family Psychology, 8, 215-223.

Holahan, C. J., Valentiner, D. P., & Moos, R. H. (1995). Parental support, coping strategies, and psychological adjustment: An integrative model with late adolescents. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 24, 633-648.

Lamborn, S. D., Mounts, N. S., Steinberg, L. D., & Dornbusch, S. M.  (1991). Patterns of competence and adjustment among adolescents from authoritative, authoritarian, indulgent, and neglectful families. Child Development, 62, 1049-1065.

Mounts, N.S. (2004). Contributions of parenting and campus climate to freshmen adjustment in a multi-ethnic sample. Journal of Adolescent Research, 19, 468-491.

Mounts, N., Valentiner, D., Anderson, K., & Boswell, M. (2006). Shyness, sociability, and parental support for the college transition: Relations to adolescents’ adjustment. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 35, 71-80.

Schmidt, J.A. (2005). Religiosity, emotional well-being, and family processes in working families. In B. Schneider and L. Waite (Eds.) Families working: Time apart, time together pp. 303-324.  New York: Cambridge.

Shumow, L., & Lomax, R. (2002).  Parental efficacy: Predictor of parenting behavior and adolescent outcomes. Parenting: Science and Practice, 2, 127-150.

Steinberg, L. D., Lamborn, S. D., Darling, N., Mounts, N. S., & Dornbusch,  S. M. (1994). Over-time changes in adjustment and competence among adolescents from authoritative, authoritarian, indulgent, and neglectful families.  Child Development, 65, 754-770.

Steinberg, L.D., Mounts, N. S., Lamborn, S. D., & Dornbusch, S. M.  (1991). Authoritative parenting and adolescent adjustment across varied ecological niches. Journal of Research in Adolescence, 1, 19-36.