ERIC Number: EJ411724
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
The Extent, Nature, and Validity of Sexual Abuse Allegations in Custody/Visitation Disputes.
Thoennes, Nancy; Tjaden, Patricia G.
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v14 n2 p151-63 1990
A study of over 9,000 custody/visitation dispute cases found that sexual abuse allegations occurred in 2 percent of contested cases. Such cases involve a variety of accused and accusing parties and are no less likely to be "unfounded" than other sexual abuse reports. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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