Industrial Psychiatry Journal

ORIGINAL ARTICLE
Year
: 2009  |  Volume : 18  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 32--35

Parent-child relationship in children of alcoholic and non-alcoholic parents


Babita Mahato1, Arif Ali2, Masroor Jahan1, AN Verma1, Amool R Singh3 
1 Department of Psychiatric Social Work, RINPAS, Kanke, Ranchi, India
2 LGBRIMH, Tezpur, Assam, India
3 Department of Psychiatric Social Work and Clinical Psychology, RINPAS, Kanke, Ranchi, India

Correspondence Address:
Arif Ali
Department of Psychiatric Social Work, LGBRIMH Tezpur, Assam
India

Aim: Overall aim of the study was to see parent-child relationship in children of alcoholic and non-alcoholic parents. Materials and Methods: The sample consisted of 30 alcoholic and 30 non-alcoholic parents and their children taken from Kanke Block of Ranchi district. The sample was selected on the basis of inclusion and exclusion criteria. Socio-demographic data sheet and Parent Child Relationship Scale (Rao, 1978) were administered to the children. Results: In a child«SQ»s perception of father in various domains of parent-child relationship, significant difference at P < 0.01 was found in the domain of symbolic punishment, rejecting, objective punishment, demanding, indifferent, symbolic reward in loving and neglecting, and in child«SQ»s perception of the mother. Significant difference at P < 0.01 was found in the domain of symbolic punishment, rejecting, object punishment, indifferent and in neglecting. Conclusion: The result showed that the children of alcoholic parents tended to have more symbolic punishment, rejecting, objective punishment, demanding, indifferent, symbolic reward loving and in neglecting than children of non alcoholic parents.


How to cite this article:
Mahato B, Ali A, Jahan M, Verma A N, Singh AR. Parent-child relationship in children of alcoholic and non-alcoholic parents.Ind Psychiatry J 2009;18:32-35


How to cite this URL:
Mahato B, Ali A, Jahan M, Verma A N, Singh AR. Parent-child relationship in children of alcoholic and non-alcoholic parents. Ind Psychiatry J [serial online] 2009 [cited 2019 Jul 17 ];18:32-35
Available from: http://www.industrialpsychiatry.org/article.asp?issn=0972-6748;year=2009;volume=18;issue=1;spage=32;epage=35;aulast=Mahato;type=0