oa Acta Criminologica: Southern African Journal of Criminology - Assessment of the sexually molested child
|Article Title||Assessment of the sexually molested child|
|© Publisher:||Criminological and Victimological Society of Southern Africa (CRIMSA)|
|Journal||Acta Criminologica: Southern African Journal of Criminology|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Social Work, HF Verwoerd Hospital|
|Publication Date||Jan 1994|
|Pages||87 - 93|
|Keyword(s)||Affective responsiveness, Alternative solutions, Anger, Communication, Crucial assumptions, Depression, Developmental aspects, Family functioning, Fear, Love, Personal development, Problem-solving, Provision of basic needs, Roles in families, Sadness, School environment, Social stress, Support and Welfare emotions|
Sexual molestation is a topic which tends to elicit an immediate reaction from the general public as well as professionals. People tend to be very sympathetic towards the victim and more aggressive towards the perpetrator. Although everybody tends to show interest in sexual abuse, more can be done to protect these children and to help them work through the emotional damage.
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