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Child abuse and protection: February 2015

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Book chapters

  • Child protection services
    Productivity Commission, 2015

Journal articles

  • Aboriginal young people in the Children's Court of Western Australia : findings from the national assessment of Australian Children's Courts / Caroline A Spiranovic, Joseph Clare, Lorana Bartels, Michael (Mike) Clare and Brenda Clare
    University of Western Australia law review 38(2) Jan 2015: 86-116
  • Beyond the active shooter / Holly Gilbert Stowell
    Security management 59(1) Jan 2015: 36-45
  • Big jump in child removals
    Koori Mail no. 594 11 Feb 2015: 9
  • Childhood trauma and risky alcohol consumption : a study of Australian adults with low housing stability / Carol Keane, Christopher A Magee and Jeong Kyu Lee
    Drug and alcohol review 34(1) Jan 2015: 18-26
  • Detained children risk life-long physical and mental harm / Karen Zwi
    The conversation. 19 Feb 2015:[6] p
  • Metadata legislation will help fight child sex abuse : Abbott / Michelle Grattan
    The conversation. 18 Feb 2015:[2] p
  • Report calls for royal commission into children in immigration detention : experts respond / Elizabeth Elliott, Catherine Smith, David Isaacs, Hasantha Gunasekera, Madeline Gleeson and Malcolm Fraser
    The conversation. 11 Feb 2015:[8] p
  • Speaking with : Tim Jones on child sexual abuse within religious institutions (Podcast) / Timothy W Jones and Tamson Pietsch
    The conversation. 06 Feb 2015:
  • The association of early-life and substance use risks to violent offending among injecting drug users / Michelle Torok, Shane Darke, Sharlene Kaye and Fiona L Shand
    Drug and alcohol review 34(1) Jan 2015: 10-17
  • The nature and extent of child protection involvement among heroin-using mothers in treatment : high rates of reports, removals at birth and children in care / Stephanie Taplin and Richard P Mattick
    Drug and alcohol review 34(1) Jan 2105: 31-37