ERIC Number: EJ319954
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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The Maltreated Adolescent: Patterns of Physical Abuse.
Farber, Edward D.; Joseph, Jack A.
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v9 n2 p201-06 1985
The study explored family characteristics and behavioral-emotional reactions of 77 physically maltreated adolescents. Six different patterns of adolescent reaction to abuse were identified: acting-out, depression, generalized anxiety, extreme adolescent adjustment, emotional-thought disturbance, and helplessness-dependency. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Special Issue: C. Henry Kempe Memorial Research Issue.