ERIC Number: EJ468812
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Psychiatric Diagnoses of Self-Reported Child Abusers.
Dinwiddie, Stephen H.; Bucholz, Kathleen K.
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v17 n4 p465-76 Jul-Aug 1993
Subjects who self-reported episodes of abusing a child were compared to those without a history of child battery. It was concluded that self-identified child abusers have increased lifetime rates of antisocial personality disorder, alcoholism, and depression. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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