ERIC Number: EJ457038
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Preference for and Comfort with Male versus Female Counselors among Sexually Abused Girls in Individual Treatment.
Fowler, William Edmond; Wagner, William G.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v40 n1 p65-72 Jan 1993
Analyzed 20 sexually abused girls' pretreatment and posttreatment preference for sex of their counselor and girls' anticipated comfort with male versus female counselor, along with clients' actual posttreatment comfort. Girls treated by male counselors expressed significantly greater preference for and anticipated comfort with male counselors following treatment than did counterparts treated by female counselors. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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