ERIC Number: ED168248
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Child Sexual Abuse: Incest, Assault, and Sexual Exploitation.
Roth, Richard A.
The report analyzes the scope of child sexual abuse and reviews treatment approaches to the problem. A tentative definition of child sexual abuse is offered, and incidence figures are examined. Family dynamics surrounding incest are described, as are effects on children and families. Characteristics of successful treatment and prevention approaches are cited. The document concludes with a bibliography of approximately 75 citations and with abstracts of 15 child sexual abuse programs. (CL)
Descriptors: Child Abuse, Definitions, Family Problems, Intervention, Prevention, Program Descriptions
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect (DHEW/OHD), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Herner and Co., Washington, DC.