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Overly-controlling parents cause their children lifelong psychological damage

4 September 2015

A lifelong study led by Dr Mai Stafford (MRC Unit for Lifelong Heallth & Ageing) has found that those who perceived their parents as more caring and less psychologically controlling during their childhood were likely to be happier and more satisfied throughout their lives. Read: Independent, More: BBC News, Daily Mail, Telegraph, Mirror