Child Sexual Abuse and Its Impact on The Developing Brain, An Annotated Bibliography

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1) “Child Sexual Abuse, Traumatic Experiences, and Their Impact on the Developing Brain”

Gaskill, Richard L. and Perry, Bruce D. (2012) “Child Sexual Abuse, Traumatic Experiences, and Their Impact on the Developing Brain” Handbook of Child Sexual Abuse: Identification, Assessment, and Treatment. Online. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/9781118094822.ch2/pdf Annotated Bibliography: In this article, the author is making an argument that sexual abuse causes brain development problems in the long run. These children gain “a less flexible state of equilibrium” (Gaskill 37). They then become poor socialized and have problems in regards to emotional and physical health. In order to these children, they need to be helped immediately,
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1) “Child Sexual Abuse, Traumatic Experiences, and Their Impact on the Developing Brain”

Gaskill, Richard L. and Perry, Bruce D. (2012) “Child Sexual Abuse, Traumatic Experiences, and Their Impact on the Developing Brain” Handbook of Child Sexual Abuse: Identification, Assessment, and Treatment. Online. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/9781118094822.ch2/pdf Annotated Bibliography: In this article, the author is making an argument that sexual abuse causes brain development problems in the long run. These children gain “a less flexible state of equilibrium” (Gaskill 37). They then become poor socialized and have problems in regards to emotional and physical health. In order to these children, they need to be helped immediately, giving them regular and uniform help in regards socialization with others.

2) “The links between early childhood trauma and major mental illness: Psychiatry’s response?”

Haliburn, Joan. (2004) “The links between early childhood trauma and major mental illness: Psychiatry’s response?” Aust N Z J Psychiatry. Online. DOI: 10.1177/0004867414527178 http://anp.sagepub.com/content/early/2014/03/04/0004867414527178.full.pdf+html Annotated Bibliography:
In this article the author discusses the relation between mental illness and childhood traumas. It takes its information from mental health patients. The article discusses studies from two other authors. I don’t find the paper to be as helpful because it is basically discussing two other papers

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