Child abuse and neglect : the school's response / Connie Burrows Horton, Tracy K. Cruise.

"Abuse and neglect affect thousands of children every year, with potentially devastating consequences for victims, their families, and society as a whole. As the primary adults with whom children come into contact outside the home, school professionals have a unique opportunity - and responsibi...

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Main Author: Horton, Connie Burrows.
Other Authors: Cruise, Tracy K.
Format: Book
Published: New York : Guilford Press, ©2001.
Series:Guilford school practitioner series.
Table of Contents:
  • ch. 1. Overview of child maltreatment
  • ch. 2. Identifying abuse and neglect
  • ch. 3. Reporting suspected child maltreatment
  • ch. 4. Treatment referrals / with Amy Genrich
  • ch. 5. School-based mental health services for victims of child maltreatment
  • ch. 6. Consulting with teachers and parents regarding child maltreatment
  • ch. 7. Prevention in the schools
  • ch. 8. Self-care : identifying and preventing compassion fatigue / with Sarah E. Steinkamp.