ERIC Number: EJ597226
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Adolescent Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse: The Mediating Role of Attachment Style and Coping in Psychological and Interpersonal Functioning.
Shapiro, Deborah L.; Levendosky, Alytia A.
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v23 n11 p1175-91 Nov 1999
A study of 80 adolescent females found that attachment style mediates the effects of child sexual abuse (CSA) and child abuse and neglect on coping and psychological distress. The indirect effects of CSA and other abuse through attachment accounted for most of the effects on coping and psychological distress. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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