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ERIC Number: EJ391679
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Emotional Sequelae of Abortion: Implications for Clinical Practice.
Lemkau, Jeanne Parr
Psychology of Women Quarterly, v12 n4 p461-72 Dec 1988
Summarizes literature on normative reactions to abortion and factors that increase risk of negative emotional sequelae. Discusses characteristics of woman, social support and cultural milieu around the abortion, the medical environment and abortion procedure itself, and events subsequent to abortion which may cause conflict. Discusses implications of research for psychotherapeutic treatment of women who have had abortions. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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