Incarceration in parents of day hospital youth: relationship to parental substance abuse and suspected child abuse/maltreatment.

Abstract

The number of individuals incarcerated in penal institutions in the United States has increased dramatically in recent years. Children of incarcerated parents have been studied infrequently. They appear to be at high risk for present and future behavioral disorders, although their rate of utilization of mental health services is not known. This study… (More)

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@article{Gabel1992IncarcerationIP, title={Incarceration in parents of day hospital youth: relationship to parental substance abuse and suspected child abuse/maltreatment.}, author={Stewart Gabel and Richard D Shindledecker}, journal={International journal of partial hospitalization}, year={1992}, volume={8 1}, pages={77-87} }