Developmental Trajectories of Behavior Problems Among Children Who Have Experienced Maltreatment : Heterogeneity During Early Childhood and Ecological Predictors

@inproceedings{Tabone2011DevelopmentalTO,
  title={Developmental Trajectories of Behavior Problems Among Children Who Have Experienced Maltreatment : Heterogeneity During Early Childhood and Ecological Predictors},
  author={Jiyoung Kim Tabone and Neil B. Guterman and Alan J. Litrownik and Howard Dubowitz and Patricia Isbell and Diana J. English and Desmond K. Runyan and Richard William Thompson},
  year={2011}
}
The current study is a longitudinal investigation of unobserved heterogeneity in the developmental trajectories of problem behaviors among children who have experienced maltreatment. The goal of this study is to inform effective intervention plans with respect to behavior problems of maltreated children by examining the different trajectories of behavior problems and by assessing ecological risk factors related to each trajectory. This study utilized data from the Longitudinal Study of Child… CONTINUE READING