1. Child Sexual Abuse

The Scope of the Problem

  1. Paris Goodyear-Brown
  1. Paris Goodyear-Brown,
  2. Abbe Fath and
  3. Lori Myers

Published Online: 4 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118094822.ch1

Handbook of Child Sexual Abuse: Identification, Assessment, and Treatment

Handbook of Child Sexual Abuse: Identification, Assessment, and Treatment

How to Cite

Goodyear-Brown, P., Fath, A. and Myers, L. (2011) Child Sexual Abuse, in Handbook of Child Sexual Abuse: Identification, Assessment, and Treatment (ed P. Goodyear-Brown), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, New Jersey. doi: 10.1002/9781118094822.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 OCT 2011
  2. Published Print: 28 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470877296

Online ISBN: 9781118094822

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Keywords:

  • child sexual abuse;
  • child abuse prevention and treatment act;
  • criminal nature;
  • recantation;
  • behavioral indicators

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Definition

  • Disclosure

  • Conclusion