Child abuse or child maltreatment is physical, sexual, or psychological
mistreatment or neglect of a child or children, especially by a parent or other
May 25, 2016 ... Child maltreatment includes all types of abuse and neglect of a child under the
age of 18 by a parent, caregiver, or another person in a ...
Child Maltreatment (CM), published quarterly, is the official journal of APSAC, the
nation's largest interdisciplinary child maltreatment professional organization.
The Children's Bureau develops the annual Child Maltreatment reports, which
include data provided by the states to the National Child Abuse and Neglect Data
It's a widespread war against our children that we have the power to stop, and
understanding the issue is the first step. Just how bad is the issue of child abuse
The rate of substantiated child maltreatment, as of 2013, has shown modest
declines in the past six years, and is at a level lower than at any time since 1990.
for State laws on child maltreatment by identifying a minimum set of acts or
behaviors that define child abuse and neglect. The Federal Child Abuse
Aug 22, 2016 ... Child abuse is doing something or failing to do something that results in harm to
a child or puts a child at risk of harm. Child abuse can be ...
Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina supports evidence-based and promising
programs that have been proven through research to increase positive
Jun 30, 2016 ... The Compendium of Research on Children Exposed To Violence, ... by peers,
domestic violence, child maltreatment and community violence.