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Child Abuse and Neglect: A Resource Guide

Category Institutinal_Papers | Publish By University of Wisconsin Stout

The resource guide examines the research available surrounding child abuse and neglect. It defines exactly what child abuse and neglect is in a broad sense as well as specific types of abuse and negl...

Dimensions and Critical Issues of Child Maltreatment in the African American Community: Causation , Consequences, and Prospects

Category Institutinal_Papers | Publish By University of Minnesota – Institute on Domestic Violence In The African American Community

The research paper shows to the needs of children of color in the field of child abuse and neglect, national case-specific data on issues of causation, consequences, and the prospects of this problem...

Child Abuse: A painful Reality Behind Closed Doors

Category Institutinal_Papers | Publish By UNICEF

Child abuse violates the most basic rights of children and adolescents. As documented in the main article of this issue of challenges, child abuse is a massive, daily and under reported problem that a...

Long-Term Consequences of Child Abuse and Neglect

Category Institutinal_Papers | Publish By Child Welfare Information Gateway

This factsheet explains the long-term physical, psychological, behavioral, and societal consequences of child abuse and neglect. Researchers also have begun to explore why, given similar conditions,...

Child Abuse: What Role Does Poverty Play?

Category Institutinal_Papers | Publish By A Child Poverty Action Group Monograph

This review begins by looking at the international and national rights of children as defined by the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCROC) and the Treaty of Waitangi. It then reviews the c...

Does Child Abuse Cause Crime?

Category Institutinal_Papers | Publish By The Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)

This paper focuses on measuring the effects of child maltreatment on crime using data from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (Add Health). The focus is on crime because it is one o...

Gender Differences in the Effect of Child Maltreatment on Criminal Activity over the Life Course

Category Institutinal_Papers | Publish By University of Nebraska Omaha

This paper adds to a growing body of knowledge regarding the criminal consequences of childhood victimization. A prospective research design is used to compare a group of maltreated youth to a matched...

Professional Education in Child Abuse and Neglect

Category Papers | Publish By PEDIATRICS: Journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics

Physicians have reported feeling that they were not adequately trained to identify and report child abuse. This article reviews the current state of medical education and residency training and the ne...

Guidelines on Paediatric Forensic Examinations in Relation to Possible Child Sexual Abuse

Category Papers | Publish By The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

In 1988 the Association of Police Surgeons (APS -now incorporated into the Faculty of Forensic and Legal Medicine) and the British Paediatric Association (BPA - now the Royal College of Paediatric and...

Child Abuse: Approach and Management

Category Papers | Publish By American Family Physician

Child abuse is a common diagnosis in the United States and should be considered any time neglect or emotional, physical, or sexual abuse is a possibility. Although home visitation programs have been e...

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