Children and trauma : a broad perspective on exposure and recovery

@inproceedings{Alisic2011ChildrenAT,
  title={Children and trauma : a broad perspective on exposure and recovery},
  author={Eva Alisic},
  year={2011}
}
The purpose of this dissertation was to generate a broad overview of children’s exposure to and recovery from trauma in order to promote theory building and the design of prevention and intervention activities. First, a general population study was conducted in 1770 primary school children. They filled out a questionnaire in a quiet classroom setting. Fourteen percent of the children reported traumatic exposure, a figure that is relatively low compared to American findings. We did not find… CONTINUE READING