Trauma Affecting Children's Development

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Brittany Turner
Anjanette Wells


By Brittany Turner, Social Work and Psychology

Advisor: Anjanette Wells

Awards: Project Advisor Award: Excellence in Research Mentoring

Presentation ID: 59

Abstract: The purpose of this paper is to discuss in dept the proposal for explanatory research regarding trauma and how it affects a child. The paper starts in the introduction and body of the proposal which discusses the important of this research and how it is related to social work. This issue relates to social work, because social workers strive to advocate for disadvantaged people and children who have been abused are at a disadvantage. After discussing the importance, the literature review discusses the affects of trauma and the important of addressing it. It also looks at their relation back to the research question. After, the author goes into detail about the methodology of the research and ends with the definition of terms and biography.

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Category: Health and Well-Being