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ERIC Number: EJ604979
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0145-2134
Social Support and the Relationship between Family and Community Violence Exposure and Psychopathology among High Risk Adolescents.
Muller, Robert T.; Goebel-Fabbri, Ann E.; Diamond, Terry; Dinklage, David
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v24 n4 p449-64 Apr 2000
Analysis of 65 high-risk adolescents admitted to psychiatric inpatient units found that social support was a protective factor in cases of family violence experienced as either a victim or witness. However, social support did not appear to buffer the maladaptive effects of community violence, although there was a generally insignificant relationship between community violence and psychopathology. (Contains extensive references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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