Outlines the different approaches and instruments used to assess whether children are at risk of maltreatment
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Rarely an isolated incident: Acknowledging the interrelatedness of child maltreatment, victimisation and trauma
Experiences of child maltreatment are rarely isolated incidents; different forms of abuse often co-occur, and trauma often develops over time
In this paper, we look at the issues facing those responsible for ensuring the safety and wellbeing of children in the context of parental separation.
Explores the issues involved in applying a public health approach together with a human rights perspective to healing and protecting infants.
Examines the relationship between children with disabilities and parents with disabilities, and the potential for child maltreatment.