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ERIC Number: EJ565212
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0145-2134
Emotional Distress among Mothers Whose Children Have Been Sexually Abused: The Role of a History of Child Sexual Abuse, Social Support, and Coping.
Hiebert-Murphy, Diane
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v22 n5 p423-35 May 1998
A study investigated various psychosocial factors related to the distress of 102 mothers whose children disclosed sexual abuse. Emotional distress was related to a maternal history of childhood sexual abuse, a maternal history of adolescent sexual abuse, lack of social support, and greater use of avoidance coping strategies. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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