Anxiety and Depression: Family Matters: Offspring Risk and Resilience, Prevention and Treatment

Helma Festen

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Anxiety and depressive disorders are severe, highly prevalent mental disorders, that can cause major impairment in day-to-day functioning. Previous research has indicated that offspring of parents with anxiety or depression are at increased risk for developing anxiety or depression themselves . The studies described in this thesis have focused on different aspects of prevention, risk factors for developing anxiety and depression in offspring and factors that can influence treatment outcome.
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • University of Groningen
  • de Jong, Peter, Supervisor
  • Nauta, Maaike, Co-supervisor
Award date1-Jun-2017
Place of Publication[Groningen]
Print ISBNs978-90-367-9785-6
Electronic ISBNs978-90-367-9784-9
Publication statusPublished - 2017

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