ERIC Number: EJ636807
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Memory Development in Children: Implications for Children as Witnesses in Situations of Possible Abuse.
Alessi, Hunter Downing; Ballard, Mary B.
Journal of Counseling & Development, v79 n4 p398-404 Fall 2001
This article reviews the physiological constructs of memory development as they relate to a child's ability to recall accurately detailed accounts of sexual abuse. Counselors are provided with practical suggestions for increasing the reliability of child witnesses. (Contains 53 references.) (Author)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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