ERIC Number: EJ393688
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Psychopathology in Early Childhood Witnesses of Family Violence.
Stagg, Vaughan; And Others
Topics in Early Childhood Special Education, v9 n2 p73-87 Sum 1989
Preschool children (N=26) who accompanied their mothers to a battered women's shelter were found to have elevated rates of behavior problems and social competence difficulties. White males appeared more impaired than any other gender/ethnic combination. Abused children and non-abused children who witnessed family violence were compared. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Children in Jeopardy for Abuse and Neglect.