UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry



Document Type


Medical Subject Headings

Parenting; Parents; Family Relations; Mental Disorders; Mentally Ill Persons




As psychiatrists, we often do not ask our patients about parenting, which can be a central motivator and major stressor. We should not miss this opportunity to understand the importance of parenting to our patients and intervene in order to help.

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Citation: Dvir Y. (2007) Advocacy for Parents with Mental Illness and Their Families. The American Journal of Psychiatry Residents’ Journal, 2(9), September 2007, p. 3. Link to article on publisher's website

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