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Using Literature to Help Troubled Teenagers Cope with Abuse Issues

Book Description

This book deals with four types of abuse: neglect, emotional abuse, physical abuse, and sexual abuse. For each type of abuse, selected works of fiction, literary, and professional perspectives are juxtaposed along with applications for utilizing the stories in a hypothetical therapy setting. In addition, reports of mental health workers, organizations, agencies, statistics, cases studies... More
Book Information
PublisherGreenwood Publishing Group
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages280
Publication Date08/30/2004
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About Joan Kaywell (Author) : Joan Kaywell is a published editor of young adult books. A published credit of Joan Kaywell is Dear Author: Letters of HopeTop Young Adult Authors Respond to Kids' Toughest Issues.
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About Joan F. Kaywell (Editor) : Joan F. Kaywell is a published author and an editor of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Joan F. Kaywell include Using Literature to Help Troubled Teenagers Cope with Abuse Issues (T... more
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