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SOCIAL CAUSES OF PHYSICAL ABUSE OF CHILDREN. SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS AS A CAUSE OF PHYSICAL ABUSE OF CHILDREN AND PARTNERS. * Examples of Serious Mental Illness Schizophrenia, Major Depression, Bipolar Disorder * Percent of with serious mental illness who physically abuse

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serious mental illness as a cause of physical abuse of children and partners
SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS AS A CAUSE OF PHYSICAL ABUSE OF CHILDREN AND PARTNERS

* Examples of Serious Mental Illness

Schizophrenia, Major Depression, Bipolar Disorder

* Percent of with serious mental illness who physically abuse

2% to max of 10% depending on the study

* Similar to studies of other kinds of violence

Homicides: 4.3% by the mentally ill (Dept of Justice Study)

Public misled by sensational cases that make headlines

* Studies of mental hospital patients

A much larger percent are violent: 20% violent

Selection effect - Mental hospital patients

Mentally ill and violent more likely to be hospitalized

* Confounded with alcohol and drug abuse

* The meaning of “confounded” and “controlled”

* “Psychological problems” short of “serious mental illness” play a larger role, e.g. “negative attribution” “depression” because they are more prevalent in the population

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New Hampshire

Parents, 1995

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SOCIAL

LEARNING

alcohol partner violence and ses illustrate the complex interrelation of causal factors
ALCOHOL, PARTNER VIOLENCE, AND SES ILLUSTRATE THE COMPLEX INTERRELATION OF CAUSAL FACTORS

ALCOHOL

ABUSE

PHYSICAL

ABUSE

PARTNER

VIOLENCE

LOW

SOCIOECONOMIC

STATUS