Year: 1982 Source: Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy, v.8, no.2, (1982), p.83-96 SIEC No: 19820286

Focusing on the dynamics of the remarried family, this article discusses the reaction of the child victim to sexual abuse. Victims have presented complaints of depression,persistent abusiveness,adolescent rebelliousness or poor school achievement. Suicidal ideation and acts may occur when the victims outlet for anger is blocked. (LJ)