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THE STUDY OF THE ADVERSE EFFECTS OF CHILDHOOD MALTREATMENT

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Date Issued:
2016
Abstract/Description:
This study explores the link between the presence of childhood trauma and adult criminal behavior. In this study, four distinct categories of childhood trauma (physical abuse, sexual abuse, psychological abuse, and neglect) were examined. In addition, this study conducts a comparative analysis of the United States crime rate with that of Switzerland and Japan. This study examines and compares the policies utilized in ensuring the protection of child welfare. The ultimate goal is to provide research which may build a foundation that will assist in creating and improving policies which will ensure a child's psychological health.
Title: THE STUDY OF THE ADVERSE EFFECTS OF CHILDHOOD MALTREATMENT.
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Name(s): Kennie, Katie A, Author
Saunders, Steven, Committee Chair
University of Central Florida, Degree Grantor
Type of Resource: text
Date Issued: 2016
Publisher: University of Central Florida
Language(s): Engilsh
Abstract/Description: This study explores the link between the presence of childhood trauma and adult criminal behavior. In this study, four distinct categories of childhood trauma (physical abuse, sexual abuse, psychological abuse, and neglect) were examined. In addition, this study conducts a comparative analysis of the United States crime rate with that of Switzerland and Japan. This study examines and compares the policies utilized in ensuring the protection of child welfare. The ultimate goal is to provide research which may build a foundation that will assist in creating and improving policies which will ensure a child's psychological health.
Identifier: CFH2000081 (IID), ucf:45543 (fedora)
Note(s): 2016-08-01
B.S.
College of Sciences, Psychology
Bachelors
This record was generated from author submitted information.
Subject(s): Child
Maltreatment
Abuse
Psychological Functioning
Neglect
Adulthood
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/ucf/fd/CFH2000081
Restrictions on Access: public
Host Institution: UCF

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