This paper reviews recent Australian and international research on the long-term effects of child sexual abuse
Risk factors for child abuse
This webinar considered the theoretical understanding of neglect and adequate supervision.
This paper reviews the research on whether some family structures expose children to a higher risk of child maltreatment than others
This paper explores the theoretical understandings of supervisory neglect and how these understandings might assist in delivering practical responses
Summary of how transport and disadvantage intersect and why some groups are especially vulnerable to transport disadvantage.
Articles include: lessons from other sectors in screening for family violence; issues related to past adoption practices; incarcerated mothers
Food insecurity in Australia: What is it, who experiences it and how can child and family services support families experiencing it?
Explores food insecurity in Australia with a focus on identifying those most likely to suffer it as well as considering its impact
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.
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
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