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Experiences of Parenting for African American Female Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse

  title={Experiences of Parenting for African American Female Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse},
  author={Chelsea Sharpe},
Experiences of Parenting for African American Female Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse by Chelsea Sharpe MS, Troy University, 2007 MEd, Troy State University, 2004 BS, Georgia Southern University, 1999 Dissertation Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy Counselor Education and Supervision Walden University May 2018 Abstract Childhood sexual abuse (CSA) has been linked to a number of adverse effects in adulthood including higher levels of… 
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