Explores definitions of emotional abuse within legal, practice and research frameworks.
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Produced by the former National Child Protection Clearinghouse
Examines the relationship between children with disabilities and parents with disabilities, and the potential for child maltreatment.
Discussion Paper 2. by the National Child Protection Clearinghouse
Review of the literature on intergenerational transmission of maltreatment, and whether and how maltreated children become abusive parents.
Discussion Paper 1 Produced by the National Child Protection Clearinghouse.
Current issues of child sexual abuse, perpetrator characteristics, the "backlash" against child abuse, ritual abuse and prevention initiatives.
Examines child neglect, the way it is minimised and the place of neglect in the child protection system.
This paper will provide a background to child abuse and neglect in the USA and examine one perspective on child abuse preventative strategies.
Every year in Australia, thousands of children, as well as women, suffer physically, psychologically and sexually as a result of acts of violence