Journal of Traumatic Stress Disorders & Treatment ISSN: 2324-8947

Research Article, J Trauma Stress Disor Treat Vol: 3 Issue: 2

Self-assessment of Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms in Persons Who Lost their Father in the War during their Formative AgeSelf-assessment of Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms in Persons Who Lost their Father in the War during their Formative Age

Altan Essizoglu1* and Inan Keser2
1Department of Psychiatry, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Eskisehir, Turkey
2Department of Sociology, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey
Corresponding author : Ivana Dijanić Plašć
Duga-Home for child and adult victims of family violence, Miramarska 36, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
E-mail: [email protected]
Received: July 26, 2013 Accepted: February 27, 2014 Published: March 10, 2014
Citation: Plašć ID (2014) Self-assessment of Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms in Persons Who Lost their Father in the War during their Formative Age. J Trauma Stress Disor Treat 3:2. doi:10.4172/2324-8947.1000121

Abstract

 Self-assessment of Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms in Persons Who Lost their Father in the War during their Formative Age

The aim of this study is to survey and to emphasis the importance of psychosocial support and expert help to singleparent families in circumstances of sudden death of another parent. To compare the degree of expressed symptoms of anxiety and depression in persons whose father had died in war and in persons whose father had died a sudden death as a civilian at the time when they were in the formative age.

Keywords: Single-parent family; Developmental age; Anxiety; Depression; Father�s death

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