Study shows that closeness to fathers and mothers in adolescence is linked with good relationships with partners later on in adult life.
According to a study featured in the Journal of Family Psychology, a longitudinal study was conducted on a sample of about 17,000 children born in 1958 in
[i]What Predicts Good Relationships with Parents in Adolescence and Partners in Adult Life: Findings From the 1958 British Birth Cohort, Journal of Family Psychology, Vol. 16, No. 2, pp. 186-198.
Printed with permission from the Concerned Parents Report.