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 is a serious problem that can have lasting harmful effects on
victims. The goal for child maltreatment prevention is ...
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
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
Resources on child abuse prevention, protecting children from risk of abuse, and
strengthening families. Includes information on supporting families, protective ...
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 physical, sexual or ...
Jun 30, 2016 ... The Compendium of Research on Children Exposed To Violence, ... by peers,
domestic violence, child maltreatment and community violence.
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.
Here are some common signs that a child may have experienced abuse. ... Call
the New York State Central Register of Child Abuse & Maltreatment 1-800-342- ...