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ERIC Number: EJ632134
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-8046
Survivors of Childhood Abuse: Their Reported Experiences with Professional Help.
Palmer, Sally E.; Brown, Ralph A.; Rae-Grant, Naomi I.; Loughlin, M. Joanne
Social Work, v46 n2 p136-45 Apr 2001
Analyzes self reports of adults who were abused physically, sexually, or emotionally by family members in childhood. Although survivors of childhood abuse often experience difficulty relating to professionals, respondents persisted in seeking help and tended to report at least one helpful experience with professional services, which was associated with self esteem and family functioning in adulthood. (BF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Language: English
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