ERIC Number: EJ461199
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Psychological Testing in Evaluation of Child Sexual Abuse.
Waterman, Jill; Lusk, Robert
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v17 n1 p145-59 Jan-Feb 1993
This paper reviews literature on evaluating allegations of child sexual abuse, to determine whether there are systematic and significant differences on psychological tests between sexually abused and nonabused children, and whether these differences are a direct result of sexual abuse or a result of other coexisting factors that might cause psychological distress. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Note: Special Issue: Clinical Recognition of Sexually Abused Children.