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ERIC Number: EJ602956
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0886-2605
Treatment of Sexually Abusive Youth: The Evolving Consensus.
Ryan, Gail
Journal of Interpersonal Violence, v14 n4 p422-36 Apr 1999
Treatment of sexually abusive youth was initially patterned after treatment of adult sex offenders. Article discusses the important differences in understanding the developmental progression and in treatment approaches that have evolved. Supports developmental perspective for treatment of youth which views abusive sexuality as evidence of deviant learning and/or developmental deficits, and assumes that the sexual deviance be replaced with more normative sexuality. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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