Cognitions and behaviours relating to a mother’s interactions with her infant-three aspects of parenting: parental self-efficacy, percieved parental impact and parental hostile-reactive behaviours
Identify parental practices related to child variables such as moral judgment and self-image, social problem solving, honesty, altruism, aggression, empathy, and positive and negative social behaviors.
The APQ measures five dimensions of parenting that are relevant to the etiology
and treatment of child externalizing problems: (1) positive involvement with
children, (2) supervision and monitoring, (3) use of positive discipline techniques,
(4) consistency in the use of such discipline and (5) use of corporal punishment.