An Exploration of the Connection between Child Sexual Abuse and Gambling in Aboriginal Communities

Abstract

Child sexual abuse (CSA) lead to short-term sequelae and long-lasting pervasive outcomes. Research has started addressing CSA as a potential risk factor for later addictions, including pathological gambling. Among Aboriginal peoples, it is plausible that the legacy of residential schooling and other historical traumas have led to unresolved grief that… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11469-009-9234-0

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