ERIC Number: EJ400160
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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Psychoanalytically Oriented Psychotherapy with Sexually Abused Children.
McElroy, Linda Provus; McElroy, Ross A.
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v11 n3 p244-58 Jul 1989
Describes use of individual psychodynamic treatment for child victims of intrafamily sexual abuse. Presents symptoms and psychological consequences of sexual abuse. Discusses specific techniques emphasizing communicative value of defense mechanisms and roles of clarification, confrontation, and interpretation. Provides three case examples to illustrate application including therapist responses to material presented by child. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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