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NCJ Number: 40420 Find in a Library
Title: BRIEF OVERVIEW OF CHILD ABUSE
Journal: SOCIAL CASEWORK  Dated:(JANUARY 1977)  Pages:21-24
Author(s): D C ACKLEY
Corporate Author: Family Service Assoc of America
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 4
Sponsoring Agency: Family Service Assoc of America
New York, NY 10010
Type: Training (Handbook/Manual)
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS ARTICLE, WRITTEN IN LAY TERMS, IS A BASIC PRIMER FOR MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS TO USE IN EDUCATING AND CONSULTING WITH OTHERS ABOUT CHILD ABUSE. IT CAN ALSO BE USED IN A TRAINING PROGRAM FOR NONPROFESSIONALS.
Abstract: THE FACTORS CONSIDERED INCLUDE THE MOTIVATION FOR A PARENT TO PHYSICALLY OR EMOTIONALLY ABUSE HIS CHILD, THE KINDS OF CHILDREN LIKELY TO BE ABUSED, THE EFFECTS OF ABUSE ON A CHILD AND THE EFFECTS OF ABUSE ON A PARENT. ...MSP
Index Term(s): Behavior patterns; Child abuse; Psychological evaluation
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