This paper reviews the research on whether some family structures expose children to a higher risk of child maltreatment than others
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Articles include: lessons from other sectors in screening for family violence; issues related to past adoption practices; incarcerated mothers
Issues for the safety and wellbeing of children in families with multiple and complex problems: The co-occurrence of domestic violence, parental substance misuse, and mental health problems
The co-occurrence of domestic violence, parental substance misuse, and mental health problems
Explores the issues involved in applying a public health approach together with a human rights perspective to healing and protecting infants.