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Table 2 Children’s and parents’ psychopathology measures

From: Relationship between parenting measures and parents and child psychopathological symptoms: a cross-sectional study

  Internalizing T-values Externalizing T-values
(M ± Sd) N in clinical range (%) (M ± Sd) N in clinical range (%)
Mothers (n = 272) 55.2 ± 9.6 86 (31.6%) 50.3 ± 8.8 42 (15.4%)
Fathers (n = 242) 53.4 ± 9.5 62 (25.7%) 50.4 ± 8.8 40 (16.5%)
Children (n = 272) 57.0 ± 9.6 101 (37.1%) 53.4 ± 9.0 67 (24.6%)
  Categorical diagnosis
Children (n = 272) Type N (%)
Any Behaviour Disorder 15 (5.5%)
Any Mood Disorder 35 (12.9%)
Any Anxiety Disorder 121 (44.5%)
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder 83 (30.5%)
Other Diagnoses 18 (6.6%)
  1. Legend: Sd Standard deviation; Behaviour Disorders (Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Conduct Disorder and Disruptive Disorder NOS), Mood Disorders (Depressive Disorder, Dysthymic Disorder and Depressive Disorder NOS), Anxiety Disorders (Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Specific Phobia, Panic Disorder, Social Phobia, Separation Anxiety, Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Mixed Anxiety Depressive Disorder and other Anxiety Disorders NOS) and Other Diagnoses (all diagnostic conditions that are not an emotional or a behavioural disorder, such as Tic Disorder, Stuttering, Enuresis, and Selective Mutism)