Consequences of child abuse by Margaret A. Lynch

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Published by Academic Press in London, New York .

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StatementMargaret A. Lynch and Jacqueline Roberts.
ContributionsRoberts, Jacqueline.
LC ClassificationsHV752.O9 L96 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 226 p. :
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3125230M
ISBN 100124605702
LC Control Number82236967

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THE EFFECTS OF CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT reviews the findings from current longitudinal research and also serves as an authoritative guide to the complex methodologic issues involved in conducting such studies.

The book's introductory chapter examines the intergenerational transmission of abusive behavior and its adult sequelae. In-depth analyses Author: David A. Wolfe. Consequences of Consequences of child abuse book Abuse and Neglect.

The consequences of maltreatment can be devastating. For over 30 years, clinicians have described the effects of child abuse and neglect on the physical, psychological, cognitive, and behavioral development of children.

Physical consequences range from minor injuries to severe brain damage and even death. Childhood maltreatment can be linked to later physical, psychological, and behavioral consequences as well as costs to society as a whole.

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Long-Term Consequences of Child Abuse and Neglect. Aside from the immediate physical injuries children can experience through maltreatment, a child’s reactions to abuse or neglect can have lifelong and even intergenerational impacts.

Childhood maltreatment can be linked to later physical. Research in child abuse has expanded dramatically since the first controlled studies were started in the mids. The fields of developmental psychology and clinical child psychology have progressed in tandem, resulting in theoretical richness and increased methodological sophistication/5(2).

This important new volume provides a comprehensive account of the causes and consequences of child maltreatment from a developmental perspective. Over forty contributors, including some of the most highly regarded developmental researchers in the field, present the most recent findings on the impact of abuse and neglect on child development.4/5(2).

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There is not a right or wrong way for a child to manage effects of the abuse and neglect they have suffered. The nature and extent of child sexual abuse have increasingly come to light as the result of research in recent years.

The purpose of Lasting Effects of Child Sexual Abuse is to bring together some of the more advanced research, treatment, relevant theory and current social and policy issues regarding the lasting effects upon child victims, adult survivors and their families.5/5(1).

The volume is divided into three major areas: physical child abuse; violence toward women; sexual and elder abuse. Methods of determining the extent of abuse are evaluated, and the long and short term consequences of family violence on both victims and society are assessed.

The book also emphasizes the need for a theory that interprets risk. For over 30 years, clinicians have described the effects of child abuse and neglect on the physical, psychological, cognitive, and behavioral development of children. Physical consequences range from minor injuries to severe brain damage and even death.

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Among the fatalities attributed to child abuse, the most common cause of death is injury to the head, followed by injury to the abdomen (18, 23, 24).

Intentional suffocation has also been extensively. Child abuse and neglect are serious public health problems and adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) that can have long-term impact on health and wellbeing. This issue includes all types of abuse and neglect against a child under the age of 18 by a parent, caregiver, or another person in a custodial role (such as a religious leader, a coach, a teacher) that results in harm, potential for harm.

An initial study of 1, children and adolescents, published inshowed that girls who survived substantiated cases of sexual abuse received.

Sexual abuse is a truly democratic issue. It affects children and adults across ethnic, socioeconomic, educational, religious, and regional lines. The Child Abuse and Prevention Treatment Act defines child abuse and neglect or child maltreatment as.

Any recent act or failure to act on the part of a parent or caretaker, which results in death, serious physical or emotional harm, sexual abuse or exploitation, or an act or failure to act which presents an imminent risk of serious harm.

Consequences of child sexual abuse. There does not appear to be a specific pattern of consequences from sexual abuse experienced in childhood. In fact, the sequelae, or after-effects, of childhood sexual abuse vary from one child to the next.

1,3; Victims of child sexual abuse can face immediate psychological consequences as well as chronic effects that can impact their adjustment throughout.

The words “child abuse” are likely to conjure up horror stories that appear from time to time — physical beatings, a child locked in a closet or tied up for long periods, or the unimaginable.

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Long-Term Effects of Child Abuse and Neglect. Adverse Childhood Experiences Study "Long Term Consequences of. Child Abuse & Neglect is an international and interdisciplinary journal publishing articles on child welfare, health, humanitarian aid, justice, mental health, public health and social service journal recognizes that child protection is a global concern that continues to evolve.

Accordingly, the journal is intended to be useful to scholars, policymakers, concerned citizens. Support and information for partners of an adult survivor of child sex abuse. Recovery and Support for Adult Survivors and Their Families: Book List (Child Molestation Research and Prevention Institute) Book list on healing and recovery for adults sexually abused as children.

Survivor Manual. Resources on healing and recovery. One of the major achievements of the past quarter century has been the growing awareness of the prevalence and damaging psychological consequences of the sexual abuse of children.

State child protection authorities substantia cases that involved childhood sexual abuse inthe last year for which figures are available. Child abuse and neglect is limited to the lowest social classes. It is a mistaken belief to think that child maltreatment is only a question of educational or economic deficiencies.

The data shows that child abuse and neglect exists in all countries and, although it is not distributed proportionally, it occurs in all social classes [56,41]. Child Abuse: Effects, Consequences and Rehabilitation Essential reading for any parent who wants to protect their child's soul, or for anyone who has suffered from physical or psychological abuse.

The author begins by outlining the categories of child abuse, before going on to provide a comprehensive yet succinctly written overview of the.Child abuse. Child abuse is abuse or neglect of a child under 18 by a parent, caregiver, or another person such as a teacher or coach.

Child abuse can be neglect or physical, sexual, or emotional abuse. Learn more about abuse of children at the National Child Abuse Hotline, reduced form at the back of the book. Photographs included in the original manuscript have been reproduced xerographically in this copy.

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