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Vulnerable: Sexual Abuse & People with an Intellectual Handicap

Book

This research study looks at the sexual abuse of children with intellectual disability both within institutional settings and in the community. Chapters cover the prevalence of and identification of child sexual abuse; developmental disabilities as a risk factor; effects of sexual abuse; treatment and prevention of sexual abuse; sex offenders with intellectual impairments; and legal issues. The report makes recommendations of changes that need to be made in four key areas. Keyword: Families

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Author
Senn, Charlene Y
Source
-
Publisher
The G. Allan Roeher Institute
Publication Date
1 January 1970
Category
Professionals
Keywords
Families
Origin
Canada

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