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ERIC Number: EJ438825
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-1040-2861
Emotional Abuse in the Family: The Need for Awareness and Treatment.
Ranney, Ellen C.; Cottone, R. Rocco
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v13 n4 p435-48 Oct 1991
Presents emotional abuse as insidious problem. Offers research literature to support serious nature of effects of such abuse on victims. Explores subcategories of child, adolescent, and spouse abuse. Considers status of emotional abuse as legal issue and discusses difficulty of attempting prosecution of abusers. Reviews identification and treatment issues. Sees treatments deriving from systems theory as most promising. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - General
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Language: English
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