Rorschach indicators of chronic childhood sexual abuse in female borderline inpatients.

@article{Saunders1991RorschachIO,
  title={Rorschach indicators of chronic childhood sexual abuse in female borderline inpatients.},
  author={E A Saunders},
  journal={Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic},
  year={1991},
  volume={55 1},
  pages={48-71}
}
  • E A Saunders
  • Published 1991 in Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic
Recent research indicates a high incidence of childhood sexual abuse and incest among female patients with a diagnosis of borderline personality disorder (BPD). The author investigated the detection and long-term aftereffects of this abuse using a constellation of Rorschach scores that were predicted to occur more frequently in borderline patients with extended sexual victimization before age 14. Sixty-two subjects were divided into two groups (33 with and 29 without such a history) and… CONTINUE READING