Chapter 3. Child Protection Concerns When Questioning Children

  1. Helen L. Westcott2,
  2. Graham M. Davies3 and
  3. Ray H. C. Bull4
  1. Marcus Page and
  2. Gretchen Precey

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713679.ch3

Children's Testimony: A Handbook of Psychological Research and Forensic Practice

Children's Testimony: A Handbook of Psychological Research and Forensic Practice

How to Cite

Page, M. and Precey, G. (2008) Child Protection Concerns When Questioning Children, in Children's Testimony: A Handbook of Psychological Research and Forensic Practice (eds H. L. Westcott, G. M. Davies and R. H. C. Bull), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713679.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Faculty of Social Sciences, The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK

  2. 3

    Department of Psychology, University of Leicester, UK

  3. 4

    Department of Psychology, University of Portsmouth, UK

Author Information

  1. Triangle Services for Children, Brighton, East Sussex, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471491729

Online ISBN: 9780470713679

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Keywords:

  • child protection;
  • cultural minorities;
  • criminal justice act;
  • disabled children;
  • trained professionals

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Child-Protection Context and its Implications for Interviewing Children

  • Challenges to Practitioners

  • Conclusions

  • References