The Apsac Handbook on Child Maltreatment (Paperback)

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By J. Bart Klika (Editor), Jon R. Conte (Editor)
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The Fourth Edition of The APSAC Handbook on Child Maltreatment provides readers with the most up-to-date theory, research, and best practices in the field of child abuse and neglect. Edited by leading experts J. Bart Klika and Jon R. Conte, this best seller covers all aspects of child maltreatment, from physical abuse to sexual abuse and neglect, focusing on etiology, consequences, investigation, and treatment and systems. Updates include new content on assessment and mental health interventions, prevention, as well as global perspectives. Comprehensive and easy to read, the handbook will serve as an invaluable resource for students and professionals--both emerging and seasoned--across disciplines, but part of the same movement dedicated to improving the lives of maltreated children.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781506341705
ISBN-10: 1506341705
Publisher: Sage Publications, Inc
Publication Date: September 1st, 2017
Pages: 488
Language: English