Informing early intervention: preschool predictors of anxiety disorders in middle childhood

Jennifer L Hudson, Helen F Dodd

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To inform early intervention practice, the present research examines how child anxiety, behavioural inhibition, maternal overinvolvement, maternal negativity, mother-child attachment and maternal anxiety, as assessed at age four, predict anxiety at age nine.
Original languageEnglish
Article numbere42359
JournalPLoS One
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 8 Aug 2012


  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Child
  • Child Behavior Disorders
  • Child, Preschool
  • Early Medical Intervention
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mother-Child Relations
  • Mothers
  • Object Attachment
  • Parenting
  • Questionnaires
  • Regression Analysis

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