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The Resource Child abuse sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the maltreatment of children, including statistics, risk factors, symptoms, therapies, and the long-term consequences of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse and neglect, featuring facts about Munchausen syndrome by proxy (MSBP), abusive head trauma, corporal punishment, parental substance abuse, incest, and child exploitation ; along with information about child protective services, reporting abuse and neglect, legal protections, juvenile court, foster care and adoption, and parenting strategies, a glossary of related terms, and directories of resources for additional help and information, edited by Joyce Brennfleck Shannon

Child abuse sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the maltreatment of children, including statistics, risk factors, symptoms, therapies, and the long-term consequences of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse and neglect, featuring facts about Munchausen syndrome by proxy (MSBP), abusive head trauma, corporal punishment, parental substance abuse, incest, and child exploitation ; along with information about child protective services, reporting abuse and neglect, legal protections, juvenile court, foster care and adoption, and parenting strategies, a glossary of related terms, and directories of resources for additional help and information, edited by Joyce Brennfleck Shannon

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Child abuse sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the maltreatment of children, including statistics, risk factors, symptoms, therapies, and the long-term consequences of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse and neglect, featuring facts about Munchausen syndrome by proxy (MSBP), abusive head trauma, corporal punishment, parental substance abuse, incest, and child exploitation ; along with information about child protective services, reporting abuse and neglect, legal protections, juvenile court, foster care and adoption, and parenting strategies, a glossary of related terms, and directories of resources for additional help and information
Title
Child abuse sourcebook
Title remainder
basic consumer health information about the maltreatment of children, including statistics, risk factors, symptoms, therapies, and the long-term consequences of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse and neglect, featuring facts about Munchausen syndrome by proxy (MSBP), abusive head trauma, corporal punishment, parental substance abuse, incest, and child exploitation ; along with information about child protective services, reporting abuse and neglect, legal protections, juvenile court, foster care and adoption, and parenting strategies, a glossary of related terms, and directories of resources for additional help and information
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joyce Brennfleck Shannon
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Child Abuse Sourcebook, Second Edition provides updated information about neglect and physical, emotional, and sexual abuse of children and adolescents. These include abusive head trauma, Munchausen syndrome by proxy, corporal punishment, bullying, aggression through technology, child exploitation, teen dating abuse, and parental substance abuse. Guidelines are provided on how to report abuse and who must report abuse. Information about the legal protections available through Child Protective Services, the court system, foster care, and adoption is described. Abuse prevention programs that provide education, respite and crisis care, and support groups for children, teens, adults, and communities are presented. A section on strategies for positive parenting discusses child discipline, anger management, leaving children home alone, and helping children who have been sexually abused
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.76
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6626.52
LC item number
.C557 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shannon, Joyce Brennfleck
Series statement
Health reference series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Child abuse
  • Child abuse
  • Abused children
  • Child abuse
  • Child abuse
  • Abused children
Label
Child abuse sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the maltreatment of children, including statistics, risk factors, symptoms, therapies, and the long-term consequences of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse and neglect, featuring facts about Munchausen syndrome by proxy (MSBP), abusive head trauma, corporal punishment, parental substance abuse, incest, and child exploitation ; along with information about child protective services, reporting abuse and neglect, legal protections, juvenile court, foster care and adoption, and parenting strategies, a glossary of related terms, and directories of resources for additional help and information, edited by Joyce Brennfleck Shannon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Child abuse and neglect defined -- Recognizing child abuse and neglect: signs and symptoms -- Risk and protective factors for child abuse and neglect -- Child maltreatment statistics -- Cost of child abuse and neglect in the United States -- Impact of child neglect -- Maltreatment of infants -- Maltreatment of children with disabilities -- Long-term consequences of child abuse and neglect -- Effects of childhood stress on health across the lifespan -- Parental substance abuse as child maltreatment -- The co-occurrence of domestic violence and child abuse and neglect -- Legacy of childhood maltreatment and foster care experience -- Child physical abuse --; Medical evaluation of physical abuse in children -- Abusive head trauma (shaken baby syndrome) -- Munchausen by proxy syndrome -- Corporal punishment and child abuse -- Emotional abuse of children -- Harassment and abuse in youth sports -- Children who bully -- Youth violence -- Youth and aggression through technology -- Teen dating abuse -- Child sexual abuse -- Warning signs of child sexual abuse -- Incest: sexual abuse within the family -- Sexual abuse by educators and school staff -- Children and adolescents who sexually abuse other children -- Online exploitation and abuse of children and youth -- Female genital mutilation -- Helping children who are experiencing abuse or neglect -- Legislation regarding child maltreatment -- Reporting child abuse and neglect -- How the child welfare system works -- Kinship caregivers and the child welfare system -- Child Protective Services (CPS) -- Child neglect assessment and interventions -- Children's advocacy centers -- Working with the courts in child protection -- Foster care and adoption -- Family reunification: what the evidence shows -- Going to a therapist: information for children and teens -- Therapy models for families impacted by child abuse -- Child physical and sexual abuse: guidelines for treatment -- Help for adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse -- Help for substance-involved parents and the children in their care -- Preventing child abuse and neglect -- Four strategies for preventing child sexual abuse -- Preventing child sexual abuse within youth-serving organizations -- Respite and crisis care can prevent child maltreatment -- Home visiting programs that reduce child maltreatment -- Parent mutual self-help support groups -- Parent education that helps prevent child maltreatment -- Protect your family from sex offenders in your community -- Age-appropriate guidelines for child discipline -- Anger management tips for parents -- Fostering good sportsmanship in children -- Leaving your child home alone -- What to do if your child is being bullied -- Protecting your child from electronic aggression -- Parenting a child who has been sexually abused -- Parents can help children cope with violence -- -Glossary of terms related to child abuse and neglect -- State telephone numbers for reporting child abuse and neglect -- Organizations with information for victims and survivors of child sexual abuse -- Organizations with information and referrals for adults and juveniles with sexual behavior problems -- Directory of child abuse prevention organizations
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 631 p.
Isbn
9780780810372
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009027489
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn236342643
  • (OCoLC)236342643
Label
Child abuse sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the maltreatment of children, including statistics, risk factors, symptoms, therapies, and the long-term consequences of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse and neglect, featuring facts about Munchausen syndrome by proxy (MSBP), abusive head trauma, corporal punishment, parental substance abuse, incest, and child exploitation ; along with information about child protective services, reporting abuse and neglect, legal protections, juvenile court, foster care and adoption, and parenting strategies, a glossary of related terms, and directories of resources for additional help and information, edited by Joyce Brennfleck Shannon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Child abuse and neglect defined -- Recognizing child abuse and neglect: signs and symptoms -- Risk and protective factors for child abuse and neglect -- Child maltreatment statistics -- Cost of child abuse and neglect in the United States -- Impact of child neglect -- Maltreatment of infants -- Maltreatment of children with disabilities -- Long-term consequences of child abuse and neglect -- Effects of childhood stress on health across the lifespan -- Parental substance abuse as child maltreatment -- The co-occurrence of domestic violence and child abuse and neglect -- Legacy of childhood maltreatment and foster care experience -- Child physical abuse --; Medical evaluation of physical abuse in children -- Abusive head trauma (shaken baby syndrome) -- Munchausen by proxy syndrome -- Corporal punishment and child abuse -- Emotional abuse of children -- Harassment and abuse in youth sports -- Children who bully -- Youth violence -- Youth and aggression through technology -- Teen dating abuse -- Child sexual abuse -- Warning signs of child sexual abuse -- Incest: sexual abuse within the family -- Sexual abuse by educators and school staff -- Children and adolescents who sexually abuse other children -- Online exploitation and abuse of children and youth -- Female genital mutilation -- Helping children who are experiencing abuse or neglect -- Legislation regarding child maltreatment -- Reporting child abuse and neglect -- How the child welfare system works -- Kinship caregivers and the child welfare system -- Child Protective Services (CPS) -- Child neglect assessment and interventions -- Children's advocacy centers -- Working with the courts in child protection -- Foster care and adoption -- Family reunification: what the evidence shows -- Going to a therapist: information for children and teens -- Therapy models for families impacted by child abuse -- Child physical and sexual abuse: guidelines for treatment -- Help for adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse -- Help for substance-involved parents and the children in their care -- Preventing child abuse and neglect -- Four strategies for preventing child sexual abuse -- Preventing child sexual abuse within youth-serving organizations -- Respite and crisis care can prevent child maltreatment -- Home visiting programs that reduce child maltreatment -- Parent mutual self-help support groups -- Parent education that helps prevent child maltreatment -- Protect your family from sex offenders in your community -- Age-appropriate guidelines for child discipline -- Anger management tips for parents -- Fostering good sportsmanship in children -- Leaving your child home alone -- What to do if your child is being bullied -- Protecting your child from electronic aggression -- Parenting a child who has been sexually abused -- Parents can help children cope with violence -- -Glossary of terms related to child abuse and neglect -- State telephone numbers for reporting child abuse and neglect -- Organizations with information for victims and survivors of child sexual abuse -- Organizations with information and referrals for adults and juveniles with sexual behavior problems -- Directory of child abuse prevention organizations
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 631 p.
Isbn
9780780810372
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009027489
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn236342643
  • (OCoLC)236342643

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