Clinical Implications of Childhood Stress

Linda Luecken, Danielle S. Roubinov, Catherine Purdom

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


  • Childhood stress, risk of poor psychological health
  • Childhood, a formative period
  • Clinical implications of childhood stress
  • Emotion regulation and coping
  • Family environment and emotion regulation
  • Family environment stressors
  • Multiple pathways, childhood adversity and psychological distress
  • Stress and psychological adjustment
  • Stress inoculation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychology(all)

Cite this

Luecken, L., Roubinov, D. S., & Purdom, C. (2011). Clinical Implications of Childhood Stress. In The Handbook of Stress: Neuropsychological Effects on the Brain (pp. 304-323). Wiley-Blackwell.