Recognizing the signs of child abuse and neglect is the first step in helping abused or neglected children. To advocate for them, you will need to know the different types of abuse and neglect and the risk factors for each.
By the end of this chapter you should be able to:
- Articulate what constitutes child abuse and neglect
- Discuss the types of child abuse and neglect
- Identify risk factors of child abuse and neglect
- Understand how to identify family strengths through the use of the resource lens
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