ERIC Number: EJ292925
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Behavioral Comparisons of Children from Abusive and Distressed Families.
Wolfe, David A.; Mosk, Mark D.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v51 n5 p702-08 Oct 1983
Investigated the problem behaviors of a group of abused children and examined parental reports of behavioral strengths and weaknesses. The results showed that abused children displayed more behavior problems and fewer social competencies than normals. Behavior patterns of abused children closely resembled those shown by children from distressed families. (LLL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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