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Child Abuse and Culture

Working with Diverse Families

by Lisa Aronson Fontes

  • 92 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by The Guilford Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Work,
  • Psychology,
  • Children"s Studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Psychotherapy - Child & Adolescent,
  • Abuse - General,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Child Psychology,
  • Child welfare workers,
  • Child abuse,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Interviewing in child abuse

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8874534M
    ISBN 101593851308
    ISBN 109781593851309

      Book Summary: The title of this book is Child Abuse and Culture and it was written by Lisa Aronson Fontes. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by The Guilford Press and has a total of pages in the Edition: 1st. Sometimes, it’s in the eye of the beholder. Consider the images below: Is this child being physically tortured? The little girl is the photo is about 5 or so. The temperature of the air around her seems to be about the same: 5 F°. The temperature of the water is below freezing. The child is freaking out and is in serious danger of hyperthermia.

    Child Abuse and Culture: Working with Diverse Families Child Abuse, Domestic Violence, and Animal Abuse: Linking the Circles of Compassion For Prevention and Intervention Marriages, Families, and Relationships: Making Choices in a Diverse Society Hypnotically EnhancedFile Size: KB. Cultural issues in child Definitional issues are important in considering what constitutes child abuse and neglect and cultural The clear and concise way in which the book is written also.

    Child Abuse and Culture | This expertly written book provides an accessible framework for culturally competent practice with children and families in child maltreatment cases. Numerous workable strategies and concrete examples are presented to help readers address cultural concerns at each stage of the assessment and intervention : Guilford Publications. Get this from a library! Child abuse and culture: working with diverse families. [Lisa Aronson Fontes] -- Highly readable and accessible, this book provides a framework for culturally competent practice with children and families in child maltreatment cases. It offers vital knowledge and tools to help.


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Child Abuse and Culture by Lisa Aronson Fontes Download PDF EPUB FB2

The book provides information in a manner that allows readers to quickly and easily apply new knowledge to their daily practice, and provides strategies to discuss difficult issues with children, parents, and fellow co-workers/clinicians.

This book opens our eyes to areas crucial for true understanding of culture's role in family by:   This expertly written book provides an accessible framework for culturally competent practice with children and families in child maltreatment cases. Numerous workable strategies and concrete examples are presented to help readers address cultural concerns at each stage of the assessment and intervention : Guilford Publications, Inc.

Publisher Description This expertly written book provides an accessible framework for culturally competent practice with children and families in child maltreatment cases. Numerous workable strategies and concrete examples are presented to help readers address cultural concerns at each stage of the assessment and intervention process.

This expertly written book provides an accessible framework for culturally competent practice with children and families in child maltreatment cases. Numerous workable strategies and concrete examples are presented to help readers address cultural concerns at each stage of the assessment and intervention process/5(1).

Fontes has published widely on cultural issues in child maltreatment and violence against women, cross-cultural research, and ethics.

She has worked as a family, individual, and group psychotherapist, and has conducted research in Santiago, Chile. This expertly written book provides an accessible framework for culturally competent practice with children and families in child maltreatment cases. Numerous workable strategies and.

Moreover, children of color are disproportionately reported to child protection services and over represented in the child welfare system.

This timely, informative book is thoughtful and inclusive, drawing on the literature on race, culture, and ethnicity as well as the child welfare literature/5(51).

Overview Highly readable and Child Abuse and Culture book, this book provides a framework for culturally competent practice with children and families in child maltreatment cases.

It offers vital knowledge and tools to help professionals from any background play a more positive, effective role in the lives of diverse children and families.

Details about Child Abuse and Culture: This expertly written book provides an accessible framework for culturally competent practice with children and families in child maltreatment cases. Numerous workable strategies and concrete examples are presented to help readers address cultural concerns at each stage of the assessment and intervention : $ Child abuse constitutes all forms of physical and/or emotional ill-treatment, sexual abuse, neglect or negligent treatment, exploitation (commercial or other types of exploitation), resulting in actual or potential harm to the child’s health, survival, development or by: 7.

This expertly written book provides an accessible framework for culturally competent practice with children and families in child maltreatment cases.

Numerous workable strategies and concrete examples are presented to help readers address cultural concerns at each stage of the assessment and intervention process/5(48).

Novice as well as experienced clinicians will find this book useful in helping them examine the cultural attitudes, biases, and strengths that affect their assessment, intervention, consultation, prevention, and training roles, particularly in relation to child maltreatment issues."--David A.

Wolfe, PhD, Center for Addiction and Mental Health Pages: Child Abuse & Neglect is an international and interdisciplinary journal publishing articles on child welfare, health, humanitarian aid, justice, mental health, public health and social service journal recognizes that child protection is a global concern that continues to evolve.

Accordingly, the journal is intended to be useful to scholars, policymakers, concerned citizens. Child abuse and neglect pose an increasingly recognized and serious threat to the nation's children. In the last 10 years the reported cases of abused and neglected children more than doubled, from million in to more than 3 million in ; substance abuse was involved in more than 70 percent of the cases.

A recent survey of State child welfare administrators found that parental. Teacher training programs, in general, have failed to include information on child abuse (McIntyre, ) or cultural differences (Garcia, ; McIntyre, ).

If concerned about one's observations, but unsure of whether the evidence is indicative of abuse, the educator (or. Resources that explore the relationship between culture and child maltreatment, including how child abuse and neglect is viewed in different cultures and how child welfare workers can respond.

Female genital cutting. State and local examples. Cultural Healing Practices That Mimic Child Abuse. (opens in new window) (PDF - 1, KB). This expertly written book provides an accessible framework for culturally competent practice with children and families in child maltreatment cases.

Numerous workable strategies and concrete examples are presented to help readers address cultural concerns at each stage of the assessment and intervention process.5/5(1). Description: The Handbook of Children, Culture, and Violence provides a comprehensive, interdisciplinary examination of childhood violence that considers children as both consumers and perpetrators of violence, as well as victims of it.

This Handbook is the first single volume to consider situations when children are responsible for violence, rather than focusing exclusively on occasions.

This expertly written book provides an accessible framework for culturally competent practice with children and families in child maltreatment cases. Numerous workable strategies and concrete examples are presented to help readers address cultural concerns at each stage of the assessment and intervention Edition: This expertly written book provides an accessible framework for culturally competent practice with children and families in child maltreatment cases.

Numerous workable strategies and concrete examples are presented to help readers address cultural concerns at each stage of the assessment and intervention process. Book Review: Lisa Aronson Fontes, Child Abuse and Culture: Working with Diverse Families.

New York: Guilford,pp. ISBN Book Review: Lisa Aronson Fontes, Child Abuse and Culture: Working with Diverse Families. New York: Guilford,pp. ISBN Show all authors. Ramón Karamat by: 2.Gil examines and interprets a series of nationwide studies of child abuse that were initiated in in an attempt to unravel the context of social and cultural forces with which violent behavior against children is associated.

With an approach that is epidemiologic, social, and cultural, rather than clinical and psychological, he compiles findings from press and public-opinion surveys, from.child abuse are far more frequent than official records suggest in every country where studies of infant deaths have been undertaken (20–22).

Among the fatalities attributed to child abuse, the most common cause of death is injury to the head, followed by injury to the abdomen (18, 23, 24). Intentional suffocation has also been extensively.