CONTENTS:- 1. Child Neglect and Psychological Development. 2. Child Maltreatment Incidence and Reporting. 3. Physical Abuse: Prevention and Treatment. 4. Supportive Services in Child Development. 5. Protective Services in Child Development. 6. Day-Care Service in Child Development.
This book examines major policy, practice and research issues as they jointly shape current child welfare practice and possible future directions. In addition to describing the major problems facing the child welfare field, the book highlights some of the service innovations that have been developed.