Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://une.intersearch.com.au/unejspui/handle/1959.11/259
Title: Understanding the complexity of child sexual abuse: A review of the literature with implications for family counseling
Contributor(s): Hunter, S (author)
Publication Date: 2006
DOI: 10.1177/1066480706291092
Handle Link: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/259
Abstract: Working with families in which there have been incidences of child sexual abuse is one of the most challenging assignments for a family counselor. Beyond ethical and legal mandates for reporting such assaults, less is understood about the long-term effects on victims. After reviewing the literature on child sexual abuse and gender differences, this article critically examines the major approaches to understanding and treating such issues in family counseling. Clinicians are cautioned to examine their own assumptions about the meaning of such experiences for their clients. Implications are discussed for the practice of family counseling.
Publication Type: Journal Article
Source of Publication: The Family Journal, 14(4), p. 349-358
Publisher: Sage Publications
Place of Publication: United States
ISSN: 1066-4807
Field of Research (FOR): 111710 Health Counselling
Peer Reviewed: Yes
HERDC Category Description: C1 Refereed Article in a Scholarly Journal
Statistics to Oct 2018: Visitors: 164
Views: 165
Downloads: 0
Appears in Collections:Journal Article
School of Health

Files in This Item:
4 files
File Description SizeFormat 
Show full item record

SCOPUSTM   
Citations

24
checked on Nov 26, 2018

Page view(s)

72
checked on Dec 29, 2018
Google Media

Google ScholarTM

Check

Altmetric

SCOPUSTM   
Citations

 

Items in Research UNE are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.