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NCJ Number: 119164 Find in a Library
Title: Sexuality: A Neglected Component of Child Abuse Education and Training
Journal: Child Welfare  Volume:68  Issue:3  Dated:(May/June 1989)  Pages:317-329
Author(s): R Gillman; K Whitlock
Date Published: 1989
Page Count: 12
Type: Research (Theoretical)
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This paper stresses the importance of human sexuality education for social workers concerned with the prevention, intervention and treatment of child sexual abuse.
Abstract: Education in human sexuality is essential and must become an integral part of the full complement of services given to abused children. Learning objectives, specific content and teaching methodologies for in-service training for welfare workers are suggested. 1 figure and 19 references. (Author abstract modified)
Main Term(s): Child abuse training programs
Index Term(s): Juvenile treatment methods; Sexually abused adolescents; Victim profiles
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