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NCJ Number: 67075 Find in a Library
Title: CASE CONFERENCE WITH PARENTS
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Children's Trauma Ctr, Children's Hospital
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Sponsoring Agency: Children's Trauma Ctr, Children's Hospital
Oakland, CA 94609
Cornell University Film Library
Ithaca, NY 14853
Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Health, Education, and Welfare
Rockville, MD 20857
Grant Number: ADM-42-74-36 (SM)
Sale Source: Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

Cornell University Film Library
55 Judd Falls Road
Ithaca, NY 14853
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: CHILD ABUSE IS THE SUBJECT OF THIS DISPOSITIONAL CASE CONFERENCE INVOLVING PARENTS, A PEDIATRICIAN, A SOCIAL WORKER, A PUBLIC HEALTH NURSE, A POLICE OFFICER, AND A REPRESENTATIVE OF JUVENILE COURT.
Abstract: THE DISCUSSION OF EACH PARTICIPANT ILLUSTRATES HOW PARENTAL BACKGROUND, ECONOMIC DIFFICULTIES, AND MARITAL PROBLEMS (PARTICULARLY THE MOTHER'S FEELINGS OF ISOLATION AND DEPRESSION) CAN RESULT IN CHILD ABUSE. THE ROLE OF THE JUVENILE COURT IN DECIDING THE FUTURE OF AN ABUSED CHILD IS DESCRIBED AS WELL AS THE PROCEDURES OF POLICE AND JUVENILE COURT INVESTIGATIONS IN CHILD ABUSE CASES. AMONG THE TREATMENT OPTIONS DISCUSSED ARE EMERGENCY FOSTER CARE FOR THE ABUSED CHILD, THERAPY FOR THE PARENTS, AND PARTICIPATION BY THE MOTHER IN A PARENT-CHILD COOOPERATIVE. (AOP)
Index Term(s): Abused children; Abusing parents; Audiovisual aids; Child abuse; Child abuse and neglect hearings; Child custody; Parental rights
Note: *This document is currently unavailable from NCJRS. 33 MINUTES, 16 MM COLOR, 1976.
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