The Effects of the Pandemic on Parental Sleep & Family Functioning

Assistant Professor of Psychology Jack Peltz recently authored a study with colleagues from the University of Rochester on the impact of pandemic-related stressors on parental sleep, parenting, and children’s behavioral problems.

Their findings highlight the important role that parents’ sleep plays in both parenting and children’s functioning during periods of high stress.


Peltz, J. S., Daks, J. S., & Rogge, R. D. (2023, February 6). COVID-Related Stressors and Their Impact on Parental Sleep, Parenting Behaviors, and Child Functioning. Journal of Family Psychology. Advance online publication.

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Posted: February 09, 2023