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Nursing Approach to the Evaluation of Child Maltreatment

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  • English
GW Medical Publishing, Inc.
Paediatric medicine, Paediatric nursing, Medical, Medical / Nursing, Mental Illness, Nursing - Pediatric & Neonatal, Pediatrics, Medicine, Medical / Nursing / Pediatric & Neonatal, Nursing - General, Child Abuse, Mandatory Reporting, Nursing, diag
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Open LibraryOL12110396M
ISBN 101878060511
ISBN 139781878060518

Nursing Approach to the Evaluation of Child Maltreatment provides the information nurses need to identify and accurately interpret the signs of maltreatment and then report it in a specific manner.

Presented in 17 chapters comprising 3 major sections"Overview," "Healthcare Evaluation," and "Related Issues"the areas of physical abuse, sexual Format: Paperback.

The new edition of A Practical Guide to the Evaluation of Child Physical Abuse and Neglect offers expert information useful to practitioners across professional domains: public health professionals in maternal and child health and school settings; physicians and nurses; clinical social workers, child psychologists, and school psychologists; and attorneys and law enforcement personnel.

A comprehensive guide to empirically supported approaches for child protection cases. The Wiley Handbook of What Works in Child Maltreatment offers clinicians, psychologists, psychiatrists and other professionals an evidence-based approach to best professional practice when working in the area of child protection proceedings and the provision of assessment and intervention services in.

The purpose of this course is to provide information about child maltreatment, abuse and neglect.

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After successful completion of this course, the participant will be able to: 1. Identify key legislation that addresses child abuse.

Define the federal role in child abuse activities. Identify and describe the four major types of child abuse. tention; or the child victim discloses abuse. The Ameri-can Academy of Pediatrics has indicated that “hospital-ization of children requiring evaluation and treatment for abuse or neglect should be viewed by third-party payors as medically necessary.”28 The clinical approach to an infant or child with pos-Cited by: Child physical abuse is an important cause of pediatric morbidity and mortality and is associated with major physical and mental health problems that can extend into adulthood.

Pediatricians are in a unique position to identify and prevent child abuse, and this clinical report provides guidance to the practitioner regarding indicators and evaluation of suspected physical abuse of children.

Abstract. This chapter explores how Differential Response (DR) might inform a public health approach for preventing child maltreatment. DR allows child protection systems to respond to families in a variety of ways that include both voluntary and mandated services.

Behavioral approach to the treatment of child abuse. Nursing Times Giovannoni, J.M. Substantiated and unsubstantiated reports of child maltreatment. Children and Youth Services Review Goerge, R.M., and R. Kranz Appendix A. Data Requirements for Planning Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in.

Neglect is the most common (60 percent of cases) form of reported abuse4, 7, 15 – 17 and is the most common cause of death in abused children, 19 It is defined by the Office on Child Abuse. Physical abuse of children in our society is a serious problem that has only recently been recognized by the medical community.

The first published report in. The act of reporting child abuse remains a moral and ethical dilemma. It not only requires that nursing and healthcare professionals remain astute activists with the intent to protect the child, but to provide help for the suspected abuser, as well.

The article provides specific steps for practitioners in recognizing and screening for abuse. The Evaluation of Suspected Child Physical Abuse (PDF - KB) Christian () American Academy of Pediatrics Provides guidance to practitioners on indicators and evaluation methods of suspected maltreatment of children.

To keep up with growing body of professionals staying informed on this subject, the second edition of A Practical Guide to the Evaluation of Child Physical Abuse and Neglect assists the reader in recognizing abuse/neglect (exclusive of sexual abuse) in children and youth, and determining its s: 1.

Child abuse and neglect are serious public health problems and adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) that can have long-term impact on health and wellbeing. This issue includes all types of abuse and neglect against a child under the age of 18 by a parent, caregiver, or another person in a custodial role (such as a religious leader, a coach, a teacher) that results in harm, potential for harm.

Coordinated Response to Child Abuse and Neglect: The Foundation for Practice, the keystone for the series, which addresses the definition, scope, causes, and consequences of child abuse and neglect.

Child Neglect: A Guide for Prevention, Assessment, and Intervention. “The Child Sexual Abuse Assessment is another excellent resource from STM Learning for health care professionals committed to providing excellent medical forensic health care responses to the population of children and adolescents impacted by abuse.

The collection of complex, authentic case histories, exceptional digital images, and evidence. Coverage of important clinical psychological issues include child maltreatment, family violence, behavior problems, the role of pathology in the family, and how intervention programs can influence parents.

Chapter conclusions and thought questions allow students to review and reflect on chapter content to reinforce learning. These guidelines are provided as an initial framework to facilitate efforts to move the child welfare community towards comprehensive assessment as a best practice.

Download Comprehensive Family Assessment Guidelines for Child ( KB). Provides a description of how adults can talk to children about sexual abuse in a manner that children can understand and feel comfortable. This is a page book for children (ages ). Book teaches two “touching codes” for children to use in uneasy situations.

Violence and Maltreatment in Intimate Relationships provides current and complete coverage of physical, sexual, and psychological abuse that occurs within intimate relationships. Authors Cindy L. Miller-Perrin and Robin D. Perrin, co-authors of SAGE’s best-selling Family Violence Across the Life, Third Edition, have created a streamlined organizational framework in Violence and Maltreatment.

Child Maltreatment is the 29th edition of the annual Child Maltreatment report series. States provide the data for this report through the National Child Abuse and Neglect Data System (NCANDS).

NCANDS was established in as a voluntary, national data collection and analysis program to make available state child abuse and neglect.

Keep up with current practice guidelines and policies with the latest, most up-to-date edition of this clinical reference classic.

This evidence-based decision-making tool for managing common pediatric conditions has been revised and updated forwith the latest clinical practice guidelines for more than 30 conditions, plus every AAP policy statement, clinical report, and technical report.

Application: Evaluation of the parent/caretaker and child relationship in child protection matters may include the following assessments: (a) the adult's capacities for parenting, including those attributes, skills and abilities most relevant to abuse and/or neglect concerns; (b) the psychological functioning and developmental needs of the.

Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect: A Technical Package for Policy, Norm, and Programmatic Activities pdf icon [ MB, 52 Pages, ] This technical package represents a select group of strategies based on the best available evidence to help prevent child abuse and neglect. Also available in Spanish pdf icon [21 MB, 52 Pages, ].

About this journal. Published quarterly, Child Maltreatment (CM) is the official journal of APSAC, the nation's largest interdisciplinary child maltreatment professional organization. The objective of CM is to foster professional excellence in the field of child abuse and neglect by reporting current and at-issue scientific information and technical innovations in a form immediately useful to.

Family Violence Assessment and Intervention Guideline: vii Child abuse and intimate partner violence Contents Foreword iii Acknowledgements iv Endorsements vi Introduction 1 Violence as a health issue 4 Health effects of violence 8 A population health/ecological model of family violence 12 The role of the health care sector in responding to violence: purpose, rationale and.

NURSING ROLES IN PREVENTION OF CHILD ABUSEThe nursing role in prevention of child abuse and maltreatment is addressed here by using 5 objectives as a framework – Increase public awareness of the nature and extent of efforts to prevent child abuse.

Increase knowledge of health professionals. Coordinate and improve the availability. Second, the panel recommends that the National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect convene a consortium of government agencies, private foundations, and research scientists to identify ways in which research on programs relevant to child maltreatment (such as substance abuse, spousal violence, child homicides, juvenile delinquency, and so forth.

Child abuse and neglect is a common, yet under recognized public health problem that affects millions of American children each year. Children under the age of 3 account for nearly 30 % of victims. The general pediatrician is in a prime position to play a much-expanded role in the primary and secondary prevention of child abuse and neglect.

Which approach should the nurse take when interacting with a caregiver of a child with suspected maltreatment. Which type of information is the most reliable for identifying the potential victims of child maltreatment.

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For a pediatric patient with suspected sexual abuse, which evaluation component is the most important?. Chapter Basic Pediatric Nursing Care Cooper and Gosnell: Foundations and Adult Health Nursing, 7th Edition MULTIPLE CHOICE was one of the major strides in pediatric care made by Dr.

Abraham Jacobi? a. Pediatric wards in hospitals b.

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Free inoculations against smallpox c. Milk stations in the city of New York d. Serving nutritious foods in orphanages ANS: C Dr. Abraham Jacobi.The American Nurses Association (ANA) convened a professional issues panel to develop policy and identify strategies to address barriers to nurses and other health care workers reporting violence and abuse, and to strengthen 'zero-tolerance' policies.(1) "Abuse or neglect" means sexual abuse, sexual exploitation, or injury of a child by any person under circumstances which cause harm to the child's health, welfare, or safety, excluding conduct permitted under RCW 9A; or the negligent treatment or maltreatment of a child by a person responsible for or providing care to the abused child is a child who has been subjected to.