Recognition of Child Abuse for the Mandated ReporterBook - 2002
Written by experts from multiple disciplines, the revised third edition of this widely acclaimed practical reference helps professionals fulfill their legal and ethical responsibilities to report child abuse with a high level of confidence and effectiveness. The revised 3rd edition of this book is a must for teachers, nurses, social workers, childcare workers, law enforcement agencies, and all other mandated reporters of child abuse. Completely updated, this critically lauded practical reference helps mandated reporters fulfill their legal and ethical responsibility to report child abuse with a high level of confidence and effectiveness. Written from a multidisciplinary perspective, the text incorporates proven approaches for distinguishing possible abuse from conditions that mimic abuse, conducting necessary interviews and examinations, documenting findings, reporting child neglect, and making appropriate referrals.
Publisher: St. Louis, Mo. : G. W. Medical Pub., 2002
Edition: 3rd ed
Characteristics: xxv, 440 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: Child abuse