ERIC Number: EJ487533
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Child Abuse, Adolescent Substance Abuse, and "Deadly Violence."
Schiff, Matthew; Cavaiola, Alan A.
Journal of Adolescent Chemical Dependency, v2 n3-4 p131-41 1993
Studied eight-week inpatient chemical dependency treatment unit with regard to patients' prior histories of violent physical and/or sexual abuse. Findings from 60 violently physically abused and/or sexually abused adolescent inpatients revealed significant correlations between physical and/or sexual abuse and increased rates of suicidal ideation or attempts, homicidal ideation, and accidents. (NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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