Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (16/07/2013 02.21)

The moderating role of parental alliance on the relationships between trait anxiety, family system adjustment and parenting stress in a sample of Italian mothers and fathers of children aged 6-11 years

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Parenting has been investigated as part of an indirect system which includes marital health and spouses personality and it is mediated by co-parenting processes. Moreover, parenting and co-parenting processes could also affect some children variables, in terms of behavioral and emotional adjustment. Studies on parenting stress the need to focus on both mothers and fathers'role in family system (Bonds & Gondoli, 2007). The aim of the present project is to empirically validate model-fitting analyses to test the moderating role of parental alliance on the relationships between parents' trait anxiety, family system adjustment, parenting stress and child psychological functioning, in term of strength and weaknesses. The sample will consist in about 800 non-clinical children aged 6-11 years and their parents. Parents will be administered a set of questionnaires focusing on the core concept of the present study and a measure of psychological adjustment was filled by children

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Research Fields

Psychological sciences - Psychology

Programme Description
Number of awards per year1
Annual budget19367
International mobility required ?no
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsItaly
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
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Fellowship's Details
Career StageExperienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
Research ProfilesNot defined
Employment contract with full social securityyes
Total amount per fellowship per year19367
Covers salaryyes
Covers travel and subsistenceno
Covers research costsno
Maximum duration of fellowship12
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Funding organisation / Contacts di Psicologia dello Sviluppo e della Socializzazione - Università degli Studi di Padova

Public research
Padova - Italy