The Influences of Mother's Psychological Characteristics on Verbal abuse of Early Children Mother's

유아 어머니의 심리적 특성이 언어적 학대에 미치는 영향

  • Received : 2013.06.20
  • Accepted : 2013.09.06
  • Published : 2013.09.30


Purpose: The purpose of this study was to identify the factors that influence verbal abuse in early childhood mothers and to examine the fitness of a path model among these variables. The goal of the study was to provide fundamental data on ways in which verbal abuse by early childhood mothers can be prevented. Methods: The data was collected by using self report questionnaires from December 7th to 25th, 2011. The subjects were 320 early childhood mothers who had children in kindergarten. In order to estimate the hypothesized model, the data was analyzed using the AMOS 18.0 programs for structural equation modeling. Results: Parenting stress, anger and anger expression demonstrated a direct effect on causing verbal abuse by early childhood mothers. This study suggest that parental education program are necessary which a early childhood mothers can be express positively about parenting stress and anger.


Early Children Mothers;Parenting Stress;Depression;Anger;Anger Expression


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