Assisting Sexually Abused Adults: Practical Guide to Interviewing Patients
Millions of adults have been sexually abused. Patients often confide in their family physicians concerning their abuse. Physicians must understand their own issues surrounding sexual abuse and its sequelae before they attempt to treat sexually abused patients. The PLISSIT model offers a practical guide for assisting abused adult patients.
Canadian Family Physician
Leach, M. M.,
(1996). Assisting Sexually Abused Adults: Practical Guide to Interviewing Patients. Canadian Family Physician, 42, 82-86.
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