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Child abuse - Wikipedia


Child abuse or child maltreatment is physical, sexual, or psychological mistreatment or neglect of a child or children, especially by a parent or other caregiver.

Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention|Violence Prevention|Injury ...


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


Child Maltreatment (CM), published quarterly, is the official journal of APSAC, the nation's largest interdisciplinary child maltreatment professional organization.

Overview of Child Maltreatment - Pediatrics - Merck Manuals ...


Learn about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis & treatment of Child Maltreatment from the Professional Version of the Merck Manuals.

What is Child Abuse - Childhelp


Every year more than 3 million reports of child abuse are made in the United States. It's a terrible epidemic that we at Childhelp are dedicated to put an end to.

What Is Child Abuse and Neglect? - Child Welfare Information ...


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 Prevention.

Child Abuse Statistics - Childhelp


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 in ...

Children Exposed to Violence - National Institute of Justice


Sep 22, 2016 ... The Compendium of Research on Children Exposed To Violence, ... by peers, domestic violence, child maltreatment and community violence.

Child Abuse: MedlinePlus


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 ...

Child Abuse and Neglect-Topic Overview - WebMD


What is child maltreatment?Child maltreatment is any intentional harm to a child. Child maltreatment includes neglect and abuse.Neglect is when parents or ...

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WHO | Child maltreatment


WHO fact sheet on child maltreatment providing key facts and information on the scope of the problem, consequences, prevention and WHO response.

Child Maltreatment | Children's Bureau | Administration for Children ...


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  ...

Child Maltreatment 2014 | Children's Bureau | Administration for ...


Jan 25, 2016 ... This report presents national data about child abuse and neglect known to child protective services agencies in the United States during federal ...