Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Associations between maternal physiology and maternal sensitivity vary depending on infant distress and emotion context.

Individual differences in maternal sensitivity to infant distress were examined by testing whether mothers’ physiological responses interacted to predict sensitivity differently in a fear task relative to an anger task, and based on the level of distre…

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Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Expectations, experiences, and desires: Mothers’ perceptions of the division of caregiving and their postnatal adaptation.

First-time and experienced mothers’ prenatal expectations, postnatal experiences, and postnatal desires regarding the division of infant caregiving responsibilities with her partner were examined to explore whether postnatal desires may be a better ind…

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Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Self-determination theory and food-related parenting: The Parent Socioemotional Context of Feeding Questionnaire.

There has been wide application of Self-Determination Theory (SDT) to understanding motivation and regulation of eating and weight. Yet, there are no measures of the socioemotional-contextual family conditions in the eating domain, which are identified…

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Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Effects of a two-generation human capital program on low-income parents’ education, employment, and psychological wellbeing.

Two-generation human capital programs for families provide education and workforce training for parents simultaneously with education for children. This study uses a quasi-experimental design to examine the effects of a model two-generation program, Ca…

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Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Associations between father availability, mealtime distractions and routines, and maternal feeding responsiveness: An observational study.

Responsive feeding and frequency of family mealtimes are related to healthier eating behaviors and weight outcomes in children and adolescents. Distractions at mealtimes are related to greater intake of unhealthy food and a less positive mealtime emoti…

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Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Family-friendly for her, longer hours for him: Actor-partner model linking work-family environment to work-family interference.

Supportive work-family environments are associated with lower levels of perceived work-to-family interference (WFI; Kelly et al., 2014), but we know little about the mechanisms underlying this linkage. Nor is much known about the larger family contexts…

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Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Unaffected siblings of adolescents and adults with fragile X syndrome: Effects on maternal well-being.

The present study investigated the effects of children without disabilities on maternal physical and mental health in families with adolescents or adults with fragile X syndrome. Mothers with the FMR1 premutation (N = 87) reported on behavior problems …

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