Personality of rape survivors as a group and by relation of survivor to perpetrator.

@article{Karp1995PersonalityOR,
  title={Personality of rape survivors as a group and by relation of survivor to perpetrator.},
  author={S A Karp and D E Silber and Robert W. Holmstrom and L. James Stock},
  journal={Journal of clinical psychology},
  year={1995},
  volume={51 5},
  pages={
          587-93
        }
}
Adult survivors of rape were compared to controls on 34 scales of the Apperceptive Personality Test and Draw-A-Person Questionnaire. They also reported on present or past weight problems, alcohol or drug problems, and psychotherapy. They differed on 12 scales and on alcohol, weight problems, and therapy. These survivors more frequently reported problems or therapy and differed on personality scales in the direction of assigning fewer positive or more negative attributes to their characters… CONTINUE READING