Child Maltreatment

Pyschosocial Problems

In Parents

  • Alcohol/substance abuse
  • Depression
  • Personality disorder
  • Anxiety disorder

In Children and Adolescents

Child maltreatment can be manifested by a range of behavioral and emotional difficulties. These include symptoms of:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment disturbance
  • Irritability
  • Aggression
  • Hypersexual behaviors
  • School failure