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Abused boys : the neglected victims of sexual abuse

Mic Hunter (Author)
A long overdue book by a psychologist who has extensive clinical experience treating male victims of child sexual abuse, it explodes the myth that sexual abuse of male children is rare, or that the consequences are less serious than for girls. Hunter examines the physical and emotional impact of abuse on its victims and the factors affecting revovery. With personal case histories of victims and their families, this is a powerfully written and meticulously researched book that is a landmark in the field of child sexual abuse literature
Print Book, English, 1991, ©1990
1st Ballantine books ed View all formats and editions
Fawcett Columbine, New York, 1991, ©1990
Case Reports
xii, 339 pages ; 21 cm
9780449906293, 0449906299
I: What is sexual abuse? Definitions and recovery issues. Understanding sexual abuse ; Frequency of sexual abuse ; Factors affecting the impact of childhood sexual abuse ; Life areas affected by childhood sexual abuse ; Recovery issues ; Healing the affected areas of your life
II: Survival stories