The Impact of Violence on the Family: Treatment Approaches for Therapists and Other Professionals / Edition 1

The Impact of Violence on the Family: Treatment Approaches for Therapists and Other Professionals / Edition 1

by Dean M. Busby
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205175708

ISBN-13: 9780205175703

Pub. Date: 01/23/1996

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

This book is designed to give family therapists and other helping professionals an introduction to the major types of violence, an overview of the impact of violence on the family, and a discussion of treatment approaches for professionals to use when working with individuals and families. The book is divided into two main sections: intrafamilial violence…  See more details below

Overview

This book is designed to give family therapists and other helping professionals an introduction to the major types of violence, an overview of the impact of violence on the family, and a discussion of treatment approaches for professionals to use when working with individuals and families. The book is divided into two main sections: intrafamilial violence (violence that occurs between family members) and extrafamilial violence (violence that is inflicted on a family member from someone outside the family).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205175703
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
01/23/1996
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 9.31(h) x 1.18(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
About the Editor and Contributors
1Physical Abuse of Women in Marriage1
2Sexual Abuse of Women in Marriage23
3Physical Abuse of Children by Parents43
4Incest75
5Physical Abuse of Parents by Adolescent Children101
6Abuse of the Elderly by Adult Children123
7Adult Survivors of Childhood Physical Abuse149
8Adult Survivors of Incest185
9Symptoms of Survivors of Physical and Sexual Abuse213
10Premarital Physical Abuse of Women by Male Partners229
11Premarital Sexual Abuse of Women by Male Partners229
12Premarital Sexual Abuse of Men by Female Partners277
13Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment of Family Members297
14Therapists and Mandated Reporting325
Author Index343
Subject Index351

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