Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect: A Technical Package for Policy, Norm, and Programmatic Activities

Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect: A Technical Package for Policy, Norm, and Programmatic Activities
Title:
Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect: A Technical Package for Policy, Norm, and Programmatic Activities
Format:
Paperback
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In stock
GPO Stock Number:
017-023-00239-2
ISBN:
9780160946387
Description

This technical package represents a select group of strategies based on the best available evidence to help prevent child abuse and neglect. These strategies include strengthening economic supports to families; changing social norms to support parents and positive parenting; providing quality care and education early in life; enhancing parenting skills to promote healthy child development; and intervening to lessen harms and prevent future risk. The strategies represented in this package include those with a focus on preventing child abuse and neglect from happening in the first place as well as approaches to lessen the immediate and long-term harms of child abuse and neglect. These strategies range from a focus on individuals, families, and relationships to broader community and societal change.

This package supports CDC’s Essentials for Childhood framework for preventing child abuse and neglect. In particular, it articulates a select set of strategies and specific approaches that can create the context for healthy children and families and prevent child abuse and neglect. 

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements...............................................................................................................................5

External Reviewers................................................................................................................................5

Strengthen Economic Supports for Families..........................................................................................13

Change Social Norms to Support Parents and Positive Parenting.........................................................18

Provide Quality Care and Education Early in Life ................................................................................21

Enhance Parenting Skills to Promote Healthy Child Development.......................................................25

Intervene to Lessen Harms and Prevent Future Risk............................................................................29

Sector Involvement ..............................................................................................................................33

Monitoring and Evaluation..................................................................................................................35

Conclusion.............................................................................................................................................36

References...............................................................................................................................................37

Appendix.................................................................................................................................................46

Audience

Youth counsellors, community, local, state youth centers and clinics, health providers, fisrt responders, parents and youth, teen-age children, school teachers, guidance counselors.

Product Details

Availability Details:
In Stock
USA Price:
$27.00
International Price:
$37.80
Publisher:
Health and Human Services Dept., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Key Phrases:
  • Child Abuse
  • Technical Package for Policy, Norm, and Programmatic Activities
Weight:
0.6875
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Cover:
Paper
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Record Creation Date:
06/04/2018
Last Status Update:
07/17/2018
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