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04 August 2011

Parenting style affects kids' mental health

Matching your parenting style to your child's personality can greatly reduce the youngster's risk of depression and anxiety, researchers say.

Matching your parenting style to your child's personality can greatly reduce the youngster's risk of depression and anxiety, researchers say.

The children were an average of nine years old at the start of the University of Washington study, published online in the Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.

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