Protecting children from abuse & neglect in primary care

Coordinators: Bannon Michael J., Carter Yvonne H.

Language: Anglais
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272 p. · 15.6x23.5 cm · Paperback
The overall aim of this book is to enable members of the primary health care team to fulfil their responsibilities in the protection of children from the threat of abuse or neglect.
Preface. Introduction. Overview of child abuse & neglect. The child protection process. Child abuse and primary care. Child protection in a multi-cultural society. Training needs of primary health care. Physical abuse. Neglect and its effects. Emotional abuse. Sexual abuse. Adult survivors. Domestic violence. Legal aspects. Roles and responsibilities. Ethics. Child protection case conference. Working together as a team. Looked after children. Child protection and the PCGs. International perspectives. Future trends.