Child Abuse and Stress Disorders

Child Abuse and Stress Disorders

by M. Foster Olive
     
 
Stress is a powerful phenomenon that affects us psychologically, emotionally, and physically, and can lead to diseases such as acute stress disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder. An especially damaging stressor that affects many Americans and people around the world is child abuse. With coverage of various forms of child abuse and major stressful events in

Overview

Stress is a powerful phenomenon that affects us psychologically, emotionally, and physically, and can lead to diseases such as acute stress disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder. An especially damaging stressor that affects many Americans and people around the world is child abuse. With coverage of various forms of child abuse and major stressful events in recent history, this volume sheds light on the devastating, long-term impact of traumatic experiences on both children and adults.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791090060
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/28/2007
Series:
Psychological Disorders Series
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

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