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NCJ Number: 121806 Find in a Library
Title: Countertransference Issues in the In-Home Treatment of Child Sexual Abuse
Journal: Child Welfare  Volume:69  Issue:1  Dated:(January/February 1990)  Pages:53-61
Author(s): P Reynolds-Mejia; S Levitan
Date Published: 1990
Page Count: 9
Type: Issue Overview
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Strong emotions are aroused in people in the presence of child abuse.
Abstract: For the therapist trying to help abusive families, these feelings can destroy any prospect of achieving a therapeutic process. This problem is particularly acute in the in-home situation. 2 references. (Publisher abstract)
Main Term(s): Child Sexual Abuse
Index Term(s): Child abuse treatment; Family counseling
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