This project aims to explore the impact of parental mental health on child mental health outcomes. Twins Research Australia members and their biological children will be invited to participate in this study to help researchers understand whether parent-child mental health impacts occur as a result of genetics or environmental mechanisms.
What is involved?
We will ask participants to complete three online survey modules including a Child Health Module, a Parent Health Module, and a Parenting Style Module. If the respondent’s oldest child is aged between:
In total these three modules will take about 25-30 minutes to complete.
All female/female twin pairs (identical and non-identical) where both twins are parents and the eldest child of each twin is aged from 4-17 years. The study will require the participation of both you and your child.
Sept to Dec 2018.