Date of Award
Master of Science in Psychology
The developmental impact of the family system on a child varies according to the functional status of the family. Harter, Pamela, and Neimeyer (1988) found that sexually abused children reported perceptions of significantly less cohesion and adaptability than nonabused children within their families of origin.
Taylor, Randal, "Family-of-origin and current family styles of adults molested as children" (1995). Theses Digitization Project. 1226.