ERIC Number: ED317002
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
A Resource Manual on Child Abuse. Revised.
PACER Center, Inc., Minneapolis, MN.
This resource manual synthesizes recent information about physical, sexual, and emotional abuse of children; physical neglect; the family system; intervention; and the child victim. Physical and sexual abuse of children with disabilities is the focus of another chapter, as is institutional abuse. A final chapter reviews the child protection system, evaluating its effectiveness and outlining prevention strategies for the future. A 15-page bibliography; answers to questions that teachers frequently ask about the child protection system; lists of printed, audiovisual, and organizational resources for use by teachers, parents, and children/adolescents; and a copy of the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act are also included. (PB)
Descriptors: Child Abuse, Child Neglect, Child Welfare, Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Intervention, Prevention, Sexual Abuse
PACER Center, 4826 Chicago Ave., South, Minneapolis, MN 55417-1055 ($15.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners
Sponsor: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (ED), Washington, DC. Div. of Personnel Preparation.
Authoring Institution: PACER Center, Inc., Minneapolis, MN.