ERIC Number: EJ361013
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Child Abuse and the Disabled Child: Perspectives for Parents.
Krents, Elisabeth; And Others
Volta Review, v89 n5 p78-95 Sep 1987
This article addresses the disabled child's particular vulnerability to child abuse and exploitation. Roles for schools and parents are described in detail along with specific signs of abuse. Stressed is the need to provide disabled children with accurate information on sexual abuse and with the necessary skills to protect themselves. (Author/VW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Families and Their Hearing-Impaired Children.