Research on resilience to child maltreatment: empirical considerations.

  title={Research on resilience to child maltreatment: empirical considerations.},
  author={Sherryl Scott Heller and Julie A Larrieu and R L D'Imperio and Neil W. Boris},
  journal={Child abuse & neglect},
  volume={23 4},
OBJECTIVE To review the current research literature on resilience to maltreatment in childhood and adolescence. METHOD First, this paper addresses the methodological issues applicable to this area of research. Second, it reviews the empirical literature on the protective factors believed to contribute to resilience to maltreatment and offers commentary on specific issues raised in each study. RESULTS The current findings are summarized and an integrated descriptive picture, based on the… CONTINUE READING

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