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Diagnostic subgroups and neuropsychological attention deficits in fetal alcohol syndrome
In 1996, the Institute of Medicine made an initial step towards addressing the confusion and controversy regarding the diagnosis of fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) by proposing a classification scheme and calling for research ...
The impact of culture on psychological assessment
The purpose of the present study was to examine the relationship between culture and the clinical practice of psychological assessment. Over the past decade, psychologists have come under criticism for maintaining a ...
Risk and protective factors for adolescent substance use
The objective of this study was to assess the degree to which a set of 17 psychosocial variables could predict group membership of adolescent substance users versus adolescent non-users of substances. Past research has ...
A model of sexual assault acknowledgment : blame, social support, posttraumatic stress, and posttraumatic growth
Previous research has indicated that approximately half of the women who have experiences which are consistent with legal descriptions of rape do not identify themselves as having experienced a rape. A model of sexual ...
Bereaved parents of adult children : a discursive study of relationships
Although significant growth has occurred in some areas of the grief and bereavement literature, little attention has been paid to the phenomenon of adult child loss from the perspective of parents. Simultaneously, there ...