ERIC Number: EJ641001
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Growing up with Parental Alcohol Abuse: Exposure to Childhood Abuse, Neglect, and Household Dysfunction.
Dube, Shanta R.; Anda, Robert F.; Felitti, Vincent J.; Croft, Janet B.; Edwards, Valerie J.; Giles, Wayne H.
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v25 n12 p1627-40 Dec 2001
A study involving 8,629 adults examined the association between parental alcohol abuse and child abuse, neglect, and other household dysfunction. Compared to households without alcohol abuse, the adjusted odds ratio for each category of adverse childhood experience was 2 to 13 times higher if parents abused alcohol. (Contains references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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