Influence of Abuse History on Male Adolescent Self-Reported Comfort With Interviewer Gender

Meg S. Kaplan, Judith V Becker, Craig E. Tenke

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Two hundred sixty-four inner-city adolescent males undergoing an evaluation in an outpatient clinic for sex offenders were questioned as to their preference and comfort in talking about sex with a male versus a female interviewer. Overall these adolescents were significantly more comfortable with a female interviewer, p

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3-11
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Interpersonal Violence
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1991
Externally publishedYes


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  • Clinical Psychology
  • Applied Psychology

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