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Child abuse and protection: October 2014

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Journal articles

  • Abuse and neglect : Australia's child protection 'crisis' / Leah M Bromfield
    The conversation. 23 Oct 2014:[5] p
  • Associations between childhood abuse and interpersonal aggression and suicide attempt among US adults in a national study / Thomas C Harford, Hsiao-ye Yi and Bridget F Grant
    Child abuse and neglect 38(8) Aug 2014: 1389-1398
  • Baby's murder fears
    Koori Mail no. 587 22 Oct 2014: 7
  • Cash for protection / Hannah Thompson
    Child abuse and neglect 38(3) Mar 2014: 360-371
  • Child abuse and neglect and intimate partner violence victimization and perpetration : a prospective investigation / Cathy Spatz Widom, Sally J Czaja and Mary Ann Dutton
    Child abuse and neglect 38(4) Apr 2014: 650-663
  • Child maltreatment and adult criminal behavior : does criminal thinking explain the association? / Lorraine E Cuadra, Anna E Jaffe, Renu Thomas and David DiLillo
    Child abuse and neglect 38(8) Aug 2014: 1399-1408
  • Childhood history of abuse and child abuse potential : the role of parent's gender and timing of childhood abuse / A Romero-Martinez, B Figueiredo and L Moya-Albiol
    Child abuse and neglect 38(3) Mar 2014: 510-516
  • Childhood maltreatment experiences and child abuse potential : temperamental sensitivity as moderator? / Alexandra Voorthuis, Ritu Bhandari, Dorothee Out, Rixt van der Veen, Marian J Bakermans-Kranenburg and M H Van IJzendoorn
    Journal of family violence 29(7) Oct 2014: 749-756
  • Commission told of horrific acts
    Koori Mail no. 586 08 Oct 2014: 6
  • Complex trauma : how abuse and neglect can have life-long effects / John McAloon
    The conversation. 28 Oct 2014:[4] p
  • Counterintuitive expert psychological evidence in child sexual abuse trials in New Zealand / Fred Seymour, Suzanne Blackwell, Sarah Calvert and Briar McLean
    Psychiatry, psychology and law 21(4) Aug 2014: 511-522
  • Crimes against children : examining technology's impact on victimzation and witness intimidation / Sasha N Rutizer
    APRI update 24(3) 2013: 1-3
  • Dilemmas for international mobilization around child abuse and neglect / David Finkelhor and Patricia Lannen
    Child abuse and neglect. 2014:1-8
  • Effects of the child-perpetrator relationship on mental health outcomes of child abuse : it's (not) all relative / Laurel J Kiser, Carla Smith Stover, Carryl P Navalta, Joyce Dorado, Juliet M Vogel, Jaleel K Abdul-Adil, Soeun Kim, Robert C Lee, Rebecca Vivrette and Ernestine C Briggs
    Child abuse and neglect 38(6) Jun 2014: 1083-1093
  • Equipping child protection practitioners to intervene to protect children from cumulative harm : legislation and policy in Victoria, Australia / Karen Broadley
    Australian journal of social issues 49(3) 2014: 265-284
  • Filicide : a gendered profile of offender, victim, and event characteristics in a national sample of reported incidents, 1995-2009 / Shane Dixon, Jessie L Krienert and Jeffrey A Walsh
    Journal of crime and justice 37(3) Nov 2014: 339-355
  • Four-year longitudinal impact evaluation of the Action for Children UK Neglect Project : outcome the children, families, Action for Children, and the UK / Tony Long, Michael Murphy, Debbie Fallon, Joan Livesley, Patric Devitt, Moira McLoughlin and Alison Cavanagh
    Child abuse and neglect 38(8) Aug 2014: 1358-1368
  • From child pornography offending to child sexual abuse : a review of child pornography offender characteristics and risks for cross-over / Jenny A B M Houtepen, Jelle J Sijtsema and Stefan Bogaerts
    Aggression and violent behavior 19(5) Sep/Oct 2014: 466-473
  • 'Fundamentally flawed?' : exploring the use of policy disagreements in judicial downward departures for child pornography sentences / Kimberly A Kaiser and Cassia Spohn
    Criminology and public policy 13(2) May 2014: 241-270
  • Infographic : a snapshot of Australia's child protection services / Emil Jeyaratnam and Leah M Bromfield
    The conversation. 23 Oct 2014:[5] p
  • Introducing grooming as 'other acts' evidence / Gabriela D Manero
    APRI update 23(7) 2012: 1-4
  • Juvenile sex offenses : finding justice / A Ann Ratnayake
    APRI update 23(9) 2013: 1-4
  • More sex offenders claiming 'sexsomnia' / Harriet Alexander
    Age. 08 Oct 2014:[2] p
  • Multidimensional model to assess the readiness of Saudi Arabia to implement evidence based child maltreatment prevention programs at a large scale / Maha A Almuneef, Mohamed Qayad, Ismail K Noor, Majid A Al-Eissa, Fadia S AlBuhairan, Sarah Inam and Christopher Mikton
    Child abuse and neglect 38(3) Mar 2014: 527-532
  • Neurocognitive functioning and subtypes of child molesters : poorer working memory differentiates incestuous from non-incestuous offenders / Juan Antonio Becerra-Garcia and Vincent Egan
    Psychiatry, psychology and law 21(4) Aug 2014: 585-590
  • Paediatricians say mandatory detention is child abuse / Reema Rattan, David Isaacs, Elizabeth Elliott and Karen Zwi
    The conversation. 06 Oct 2014:[3] p
  • Pathways of care : longitudinal study on children and young people in out-of-home care in New South Wales / Marina Paxman, Lucy Tully, Sharon Burke and Johanna Watson
    Family matters no. 94 2014: 15-28
  • Patterns of individual change in a parenting program for child maltreatment and their relation to family and professional environments / S Byrne, M J Rodrigo and M L Maiquez
    Child abuse and neglect 38(3) Mar 2014: 457-467
  • Prediction of jury verdicts in child sexual assault trials / Suzanne Blackwell and Fred Seymour
    Psychiatry, psychology and law 21(4) Aug 2014: 567-576
  • Prosecutors' perspectives on clarifying terms for genitalia in child sexual abuse interviews / Kimberlee Shannon Burrows and Martine B Powell
    Australian psychologist 49(5) Oct 2014: 297-304
  • Risky business : how protection workers decide to remove children from their parents / Paul Harnett and Sharon Dawe
    The conversation. 23 Oct 2014:[5] p
  • Sexsomnia : overcoming the sleep disorder defense / Rami S Badawy
    APRI update 22(4/5) 2010: 1-8
  • Sticks or carrots? Conditional cash transfers and their effect on child abuse and neglect / Keetie Roelen
    Child abuse and neglect 38(3) Mar 2014: 372-382
  • Student documentary : 'State care in NZ : how can the community help?' / Eruera Davies
    Court in the Act no. 67 Oct 2014: 17
  • The cross-generational effects of maternal maltreatment histories : implications for children's mentalizing development / Shauna Bottos and Elizabeth S Nilsen
    Child abuse and neglect 38(6) Jun 2014: 1094-1105
  • The dark side of social support : understanding the role of social support, drinking behaviors and alcohol outlets for child physical abuse / Bridget Freisthler, Megan R Holmes and Jennifer Price Wolf
    Child abuse and neglect 38(6) Jun 2014: 1106-1119
  • We remove kids from abuse and neglect, but are they better off in the long run? / Maria Harries
    The conversation. 27 Oct 2014:[4] p
  • Women's verdict : police meeting expectations
    Police journal (South Australia). Oct 2014:20-22
  • Youth victimization in Sweden : prevalence, characteristics and relation to mental health and behavioral problems in young adulthood / Asa K Cater, Anna-Karin Andershed and Henrik Andershed
    Child abuse and neglect 38(8) Aug 2014: 1290-1302


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