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Female adolescent response to childhood sexual abuse
Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing
  • Jane B Cornman, University of Washington - Tacoma Campus
Publication Date
4-1-1997
Document Type
Article
Abstract
History of childhood sexual abuse has been linked to fear, anxiety, depression, aggression, anger, hostility, poor self-esteem, substance abuse, and sexual maladjustment, as well as somatic complaints. The purpose of this study was to compare sexually abused adolescent females to adolescent females who have not ben sexually abused with respect to incidence of emotional disorders and somatic symptoms.
DOI
10.1111/j.1744-6171.1997.tb00276.x
Version
pre-print, post-print with 12-month embargo
Citation Information
Jane B Cornman. "Female adolescent response to childhood sexual abuse" Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing Vol. 10 Iss. 2 (1997) p. 17 - 25
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jane_cornman/4/