ERIC Number: EJ536359
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Communicating Scientific Findings.
Steward, Margaret S.
Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, v61 n4-5 p223-32 1996
Discusses whether it is possible for a medical visit to inform a child abuse investigation, whether children share common experience in a medical visit and in a touch situation, the importance of initial interview, and the need for training of investigative interviewing with children. (AA)
Descriptors: Communication Skills, Court Litigation, Credibility, Interviews, Investigations, Memory, Physical Examinations, Psychological Evaluation, Questioning Techniques, Recall (Psychology), Reliability, Reports, Self Disclosure (Individuals), Sexual Abuse, Test Reliability, Victims of Crime, Young Children
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A