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  1. Understanding and Addressing Adult Sexual Attraction to Children

    A Study of Paedophiles in Contemporary Society

    By Sarah D. Goode

    Paedophiles exist and we must develop ways of living with this fact whilst ensuring that children are kept safe. This ground-breaking book demystifies the field of adult sexual attraction to children, countering the emotionality surrounding the topic of paedophilia in the popular media by careful...

    Published July 5th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Children Exposed To Violence

    Current Issues, Interventions and Research

    Edited by Robert Geffner, Dawn Griffin, James Lewis III

    Children’s exposure to violence (CEV) in their home, their community, and our society has finally been recognized as a serious mental health, social, and public health problem. This book highlights a summary of relevant current research, practice, and policy issues. It is the third in a...

    Published February 21st 2009 by Routledge

  3. Understanding the Effects of Child Sexual Abuse

    Feminist Revolutions in Theory, Research and Practice

    By Sam Warner

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Child sexual abuse is a global problem that negatively affects many women and girls. As such, it has long been of concern to feminists, and more recently mental health activists. This book draws on this revolutionary legacy, feminism and post-structuralism to critically examine current perceptions...

    Published December 18th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Understanding Child Abuse

    The Partners of Child Sex Offenders Tell Their Stories

    By Terry Philpot

    Understanding Child Abuse is the first book to look at women whose partners are child sex offenders. Much of the book is devoted to the voices of the women themselves, telling their stories and how they feel about the situations in which they found themselves, how they coped, and how they remade...

    Published November 18th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Reforming Child Protection

    By Bob Lonne, Nigel Parton, Jane Thomson, Maria Harries

    Child protection is one of the most high profile and challenging areas of social work, as well as one where children’s lives and family life are seen to be at stake. Vital as child protection work is, this book argues that there is a pressing need for change in the understanding and consequent...

    Published July 9th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Childhood Emotional Abuse

    Mediating and Moderating Processes Affecting Long-Term Impact

    Edited by Margaret O'Dougherty Wright

    Get the latest research on the processes underlying the long term effects of psychological and emotional abuse The effects of the emotional abuse of children are not necessarily seen immediately. Evidence shows that this type of maltreatment to be perhaps as damaging as other, more obvious forms of...

    Published April 13th 2008 by Routledge

  7. The Child in Mind

    A Child Protection Handbook, 3rd Edition

    By Judy Barker, Deborah Hodes

    All public sector workers in contact with children and families, both in health care and allied services, need access to clearly written information about what to do if they are concerned about the safety and welfare of a child. Ensuring the safety of children who are at risk of harm is not an easy...

    Published November 7th 2007 by Routledge

  8. The Systematic Mistreatment of Children in the Foster Care System

    Through the Cracks

    By Lois Weinberg

    The Systematic Mistreatment of Children in the Foster Care System tells the stories of 10 children in the foster care system from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds and the efforts by advocates to find them permanent places to live, appropriate schooling, and other essentials they need to...

    Published October 31st 2007 by Routledge

  9. Choosing to Heal

    Using Reality Therapy in the Treatment of Sexually Abused Children

    By Laura Ellsworth

    The number of sexual abuse disclosures by children has been increasing at a steady rate. Therapists are faced with the dilemma of limited resources and training to help them best serve this vulnerable population. Choosing to Heal breaks new ground as the first resource to use Reality Therapy and...

    Published April 5th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Child Sexual Abuse

    Disclosure, Delay, and Denial

    Edited by Margaret-Ellen Pipe, Michael E. Lamb, Yael Orbach, Ann-Christin Cederborg

    This volume provides the first rigorous assessment of the research relating to the disclosure of childhood sexual abuse, along with the practical and policy implications of the findings. Leading researchers and practitioners from diverse and international backgrounds offer critical commentary on...

    Published April 1st 2007 by Psychology Press