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Research Article

Challenges of Assessing Maltreated Children Coming into Foster Care

Table 5

SDQ scores by gender compared with a normative sample.

Mean scores (SD) -test
Normative sample Current sample
Boys ()Girls ()Boys ()Girls ()BoysGirls

Total difficulties108.61211.81
Emotional symptoms1.61.61.692.75
Conduct problems2.62.12.661.88
Peer problems1.71.52.901.75
Prosocial behaviours7.

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