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ERIC Number: EJ676970
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-1053-8712
Differences between Sexually Abused and Non-Sexually Abused Adolescent Girls in Foster Care.
Edmond, Tonya; Auslander, Wendy; Elze, Diane E.; McMillen, Curtis; Thompson, Ron
Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, v11 n4 p73-99 2002
Examines the differences between sexually abused and non-sexually abused adolescent females in the foster care system. The girls who had been sexually abused exhibited significantly more behavioral difficulties, including internalizing and externalizing problems. When co-occurrence of substance use and mental health problems were examined, sexually abused girls were significantly more likely to meet the established criteria. (Contains 52 references and 3 tables.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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