ERIC Number: EJ630906
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
State Programs for Medical Diagnosis of Child Abuse and Neglect: Case Studies of Five Established or Fledgling Programs.
Socolar, Rebecca R. S.; Fredrickson, Doren D.; Block, Robert; Moore, Joyce K.; Tropez-Sims, Susanne; Whitworth, J. M.
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v25 n4 p441-55 Apr 2001
This article describes the programs for medical diagnosis of child abuse and neglect in three states and efforts to establish state-wide programs in two states. Findings indicate state funding was vital for initiation of programs, alliances with other groups were successfully used to garner support, and professional training was crucial. (Contains references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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