Mentalization and dissociation in the context of trauma: Implications for child psychopathology.

Abstract

Dissociation is a common reaction subsequent to childhood sexual abuse (CSA) and has been identified as a risk factor for child psychopathology. There is also evidence that mentalization contributes to resilience in the context of abuse. However, at this stage little is known regarding the relationship between mentalization and dissociation, and their… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/15299732.2016.1172536

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