TITLE

Internalizing and externalizing characteristics of sexually and/or physically abused children

AUTHOR(S)
Dykman, Roscoe A.; McPherson, Brian
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Integrative Physiological & Behavioral Science;Jan-Mar97, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Evaluates the behavioral consequences of childhood physical and/or sexual abuse focusing on prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Higher number of females than males sexually abused; Insignificant effects of the type of abuse on behavioral ratings; Prevalence of PTSD on abused children; Separation anxiety of children with PTSD.
ACCESSION #
9704104100

 

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