Examines the role of the media in publicising child abuse and protection, and its contribution to public and political discourse about the topic.
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Overview of the use and effectiveness of program evaluation in child abuse prevention.
Review of theoretical constructs relating to child abuse prevention, health promotion strategies and the development of healthy communities.
Overview of parent education and the effectiveness of parent education interventions in the prevention of child maltreatment.
Examines the relationship between children with disabilities and parents with disabilities, and the potential for child maltreatment.
Examines child neglect, the way it is minimised and the place of neglect in the child protection system.