The Victimization in Cases of Missing Child
Čírtková, Ludmila

The article deals with the phenomenon of missing child. The article discusses three main topics. First part informs about the variety of situations, in which the child is missing. The second part describes the trauma of parents after the loss of their child.  The third part characterizes the coping processes and dynamics of parents experiences after the short term and long term absence of the missing child.
Keywords: missing child, victimization, the trauma of parents, coping processes related to missing the child.