ERIC Number: EJ487618
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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The Experience of "Forgetting" Childhood Abuse: A National Survey of Psychologists.
Feldman-Summers, Shirley; Pope, Kenneth S.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v62 n3 p636-39 Jun 1994
Surveyed 330 psychologists to determine whether they had been abused as children. Of those who reported being abused (23.9%), approximately 40% reported period of forgetting some or all of abuse. Both sexual and nonsexual abuse were subject to forgetting; most frequently reported factor related to recall was being in therapy. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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