Childhood Sexual Assault Victims: Long Term Outcomes After Testifying in Criminal Court / Edition 1by Jodi Quas
Pub. Date: 06/28/2005
This Monograph describes the first systematic, longitudinal investigation of the long term outcomes for adolescents and young adults who were involved in criminal court prosecutions as child sexual abuse vitims. Overall, findings highlight the need to consider multiple factors when assessing consequences of legal involvement on child victims. Findings also reveal potentially important areas where interventions should be targeted to ameliorate adverse consequences on vulnerable child victims.
- Publication date:
- Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development Series
- Edition description:
- New Edition
- Product dimensions:
- 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.35(d)
Table of Contents
I. Introduction 1.
II. Method 24.
III. Coding, Analytical Plan and Preliminary Analyses 44.
IV. Current Mental Health 57.
V. Attitudes Toward Legal System 78.
VI. Emotional Reactions at Court in Relation to Current Mental Health and Attitudes 94.
VII.General Discussion 104.
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