Currently browsing "Child Abuse"

New report finds that effects of child abuse and neglect, if untreated, can last a lifetime


Child Abuse Witness Status, Gender, Adult Victimization Risk and Adult Victimization Acknowledgement

Witnessing abuse as a child and adult IPV or rape victimization acknowledgement were assessed. Male witnesses reported higher victimization than non-witnesses. Male and female witnesses were more likely than non-witnesses […] More>


Observation

Cicchetti Wins 2012 Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize

APS Fellow Dante Cicchetti, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, was awarded the 2012 Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize for his research on the consequences of child maltreatment and neglect. ... More>


PTSD Risk From Combat Linked With Childhood Violence: Study


Who’s most susceptible to PTSD?