Young Adults Victimized as Children or Adolescents: Relationships Between Perpetrator Patterns, Poly-Victimization, and Mental Health Problems

  title={Young Adults Victimized as Children or Adolescents: Relationships Between Perpetrator Patterns, Poly-Victimization, and Mental Health Problems},
  author={{\AA}sa K{\"a}llstr{\"o}m and Karin Hellfeldt and Kathryn H. Howell and Laura E. Miller-Graff and Sandra A Graham-Bermann},
  journal={Journal of Interpersonal Violence},
  pages={2335 - 2357}
Child and adolescent victims of violence are often exposed to more than one kind of physical, sexual, or emotional maltreatment. Both individually and cumulatively, such victimizations have significant ramifications on mental health. Yet little is known about the relationships in which these different kinds of victimizations occur and how the relationship between the victim and perpetrators may influence later mental health. This retrospective, self-report study of a nationally representative… 

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