Affiliation: Tampere University Hospital
- Predicting internalizing and externalizing problems at five years by child and parental factors in infancy and toddlerhoodMirjami Mäntymaa
University of Tampere, School of Medicine, Tampere, Finland
Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 43:153-70. 2012..When interventions aiming at preventing emotional and behavioral problems in children are considered, these issues should be recognized early and effective intervention initiated...
- Mother's early perception of her infant's difficult temperament, parenting stress and early mother-infant interactionMirjami Mäntymaa
Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Tampere, Medical School, Finland
Nord J Psychiatry 60:379-86. 2006....
- Infants' social withdrawal and parents' mental healthMirjami Mäntymaa
Tampere University Hospital, Department of Child Psychiatry, Tampere, Finland
Infant Behav Dev 31:606-13. 2008..Families where both parents experience poor mental health should be identified, and treated, while the infants of these families in particular seem to be at risk for social withdrawal...
- A longitudinal study of maternal depressive symptoms, negative expectations and perceptions of child problemsIlona Luoma
Department of Child Psychiatry, Tampere University Hospital, University of Tampere, Medical School
Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 35:37-53. 2004..Maternal prenatal depressive symptoms, the continuity of negative expectations to postnatal problem perceptions, and high problem level at 4-5 years of child's age predicted high problem level in 8-9-year-olds...
- Infants' social withdrawal symptoms assessed with a direct infant observation method in primary health careKaija Puura
Tampere University, Medical School, Tampere, Finland
Infant Behav Dev 33:579-88. 2010..The ADBB Scale is a promising method for detecting infant social withdrawal in front line services. Three percents of infants were showing sustained social withdrawal as a sign of distress in this normal population sample...
- Serotonin and early cognitive development: variation in the tryptophan hydroxylase 2 gene is associated with visual attention in 7-month-old infantsJukka M Leppanen
Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Finland
J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:1144-52. 2011..Here, we examined the hypothesis that the TPH2 -703 may act during early stages of development and bias the acquisition of elementary cognitive processes involved in attention and emotion regulation...