Mandated reporting of child abuse and neglect a practical guide for social workers

Introduction to mandated reporting -- The social worker as mandated reporter -- Defining child abuse and neglect -- Risk factors : the potential for child abuse or neglect -- Signs of abuse and neglect -- When is a report required? -- How to make a report -- After the report : what happens next? --...

Full description

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Lau, Kenneth J. (Author)
Other Authors: Krase, Kathryn; Morse, Richard
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: New York Springer 2009
Online Access: Table of Contents
Availability in Tübingen:Present in Tübingen.
UB: KB 20 A 3559
Check availability: HBZ Gateway
Subito Delivery Service: Order now.
Keywords:
Description
Summary:Introduction to mandated reporting -- The social worker as mandated reporter -- Defining child abuse and neglect -- Risk factors : the potential for child abuse or neglect -- Signs of abuse and neglect -- When is a report required? -- How to make a report -- After the report : what happens next? -- Legal and ethical issues in mandating reporting -- Legal protections and consequences for mandated reporters -- The role of law enforcement in the protection of children
Item Description:Includes index
Physical Description:XIX, 307 S.
ISBN:9780826110985