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Mothers' work-family conflict and enrichment: associations with parenting quality and couple relationship

Cooklin, A. R.; Westrupp, E.; Strazdins, L.; Giallo, R.; Martin, A.; Nicholson, J. M.


BACKGROUND Employment participation of mothers of young children has steadily increased in developed nations. Combining work and family roles can create conflicts with family life, but can also bring enrichment. Work-family conflict and enrichment experienced by mothers may also impact children's home environments via parenting behaviour and the couple relationship, particularly in the early years of parenting when the care demands for young children is high. METHODS In order to examine these...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015-03
Type: Journal article
Source: Child: Care, Health and Development
DOI: 10.1111/cch.12137


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