ERIC Number: ED159840
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Child Abuse: Where Do We Go From Here? Conference Proceedings, February 18 - 20, 1977.
Arshack, Susan, Ed.
The document presents the proceedings of the conference on "Child Abuse: Where Do We Go From Here?" held at the Children's Hospital National Medical Center in 1977. Six chapters focus on corporal punishment, etiology of child abuse, sex abuse, treatment modalities, court reform, and parental rights and civil liberties. Among the entries are the following titles and authors: "Corporal Punishment and Alternatives in the Schools: An Overview of Theoretical and Practical Issues" (I. Hyman, et al.); "Corporal Punishment in the Schools: The Civil Liberties Objections" (A. Reitman); "The Role of the Co-Mingled Family in the Sexual Abuse of Children" (M. Ramey); "Identification of Infants At-Risk for Child Neglect: Observations and Inferences in the Examination of the Mother-Infant Dyad" (C. Schwarzbeck); "Incest as a Causative Factor in Anti-Social Behavior: An Exploratory Study" (J. Densen-Gerber and J. Benward); "Individual Psychotherapy with Abused Preschool Children" (M. Engel); "Approaches in Adolescent Abuse" (G. Caruso); "Criminal Justice Reform in Handling Child Sex Abuse" (C. Bahn and M. Daly); and"State Intervention and the Termination of Parental Rights." (SBH)
Descriptors: Child Abuse, Child Advocacy, Civil Liberties, Conference Reports, Corporal Punishment, Court Role, Etiology, Parent Role, Sexuality, Therapy
Child Protection Center, Children's Hospital National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20010 ($5.00)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect (DHEW/OHD), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Children's Hospital of the District of Columbia, Washington, DC.