Type and Severity of Abuse as Predictors of Psychiatric Symptoms in Adolescence

Abstract

There has been little previous research about histories of child maltreatment and psychological symptoms in adolescent psychiatric patients. This study investigated whether type and characteristics of child physical and/or sexual abuse predicted individual differences in symptoms. Participants were 187 patients in day or residential treatment facilities… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/A:1015057416979

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