Psikhologicheskie Issledovaniya • ISSN 2075-7999
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Tarabrina N.V., Main N.V. Individual and transgenerational traumatization of adoptive parents and an adoptive family quality (an empirical study)

Full text in Russian: Тарабрина Н.В., Майн Н.В. Индивидуальная и межпоколенческая психотравматизация усыновителей и качество приемной семьи (эмпирическое исследование)
Institute of Psychology, the Russian Academy of Science, Moscow, Russia

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The results of an empirical study of prospective adoptive parents are presented and discussed. The factors potentially affecting an adoptive family quality are identified and discussed; these factors include the adopters’ current mental state, the level of their transgenerational and individual psychological traumatization, adoption motives and tactics of parent-child interaction.

Keywords: adoptive family, specific needs, adoption motives, transgenerational psychological traumatization, individual psychological traumatization, parent-child interaction, mental state, mental health

 

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Received 18 December 2013. Date of publication: 30 April 2014.

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Tarabrina Nadezhda V. Ph.D., Professor, Principal Research Associate, Institute of Psychology, Russian Academy of Science, ul. Yaroslavskaya, 13, 129366 Moscow, Russia.
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Main Nadezhda V. Ph.D. Student, Institute of Psychology, Russian Academy of Science, ul. Yaroslavskaya, 13, 129366 Moscow, Russia.
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Tarabrina N.V., Main N.V. Individual and transgenerational traumatization of adoptive parents and an adoptive family quality (an empirical study). Psikhologicheskie Issledovaniya, 2014, Vol. 7, No. 34, p. 1. http://psystudy.ru (in Russian, abstr. in English).

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