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Message ID: 8750
Date: 2010-12-16

Author:Carrie Ellis

Subject:Increase in Child Abuse During the Holidays

To all, I am trying to find research that may or may not support the idea that child abuse rates increase during the holiday season. I was able to find a few studies that confirm this as a myth, but I would like to have more. Any suggestions? Carrie

To all, I am trying to find research that may or may not support the idea that child abuse rates increase during the holiday season. I was able to find a few studies that confirm this as a myth, but I would like to have more. Any suggestions? Carrie