Psychopathology and Temperament in Parents of Adolescents with Substance Use Disorders: A Controlled Study

Yuncu Z. , Kesebir S., Ozbaran B. , CELIK Y., AYDIN C.

TURK PSIKIYATRI DERGISI, vol.20, no.1, pp.5-13, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Title of Journal : TURK PSIKIYATRI DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.5-13
  • Keywords: Adolescent, substance use disorders, psychiatric diagnoses, temperament, RISK-FACTORS, PERSONALITY-TRAITS, FAMILIAL RISK, LIFE EVENTS, ALCOHOL, CHILDHOOD, CHILDREN, ABUSE, DEPENDENCE, BEHAVIOR


Objective: The aim of the present study was to investigate the characteristics of psychopathology and temperament in parents of adolescents with substance use disorders (SUD). We compared the psychiatric diagnoses and temperament characteristics of parents of adolescents with SUD with parents of adolescents without SUD.