Strain Trauma: Effects on Symptom and Character Development in an Eight Year Old Girl Article DOI:
Cite this article as: Drake, D. Child Adolesc Soc Work J (2005) 22: 213. doi:10.1007/s10560-005-3418-7 Abstract
The concept of traumatic strain is reviewed and illustrated with case material from the treatment of an 8-year-old girl. Clinical formulation about the impact of strain trauma upon this girl’s development is provided to further highlight the literature on the subject.
Keywords Strain Trauma Trauma Character Development
Danille Drake is affiliated with Baltimore-Washington center for Psychoanalysis and Clinical Social Work Institute, Washington, DC.
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