ERIC Number: ED178826
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Incest: Confronting the Silent Crime.
Muldoon, Linda, Ed.
Family sexual abuse is now being recognized as a reality that requires professional intervention. This manual covers the entire intervention process from case identification and reporting of suspected abuse, through the investigation and treatment phases. The central focus is on the abused child and the victim's need for protection. Among the topics discussed are the identification of the victim and the family, the reporting statute, information gathering, suing the judicial system, providing services, and preventing of sexual abuse. (Author/BMW)
Descriptors: Child Abuse, Child Welfare, Due Process, Emotional Response, Family Problems, Family Programs, Guides, Juvenile Courts, Legislation, Parent Child Relationship, Psychological Services, Sexuality, Social Services
The Minnesota Program for Victims of Sexual Assault, 430 Metro Square Building, St. Paul, MN 55101 ($2.50)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Minnesota State Dept. of Corrections, St. Paul.