Tag Archive: maltreatment

Jun
24

There may be an association between child abuse and the reduction of gray matter in the brain that is responsible for information processing,

There may be an association between child abuse and the reduction of gray matter in the brain that is responsible for information processing, according to a new study published in the American Journal of Psychiatry. The study authors noted that individuals who had been exposed to childhood maltreatment had much smaller volumes of gray matter …

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May
31

Preventing the Recurrence of Maltreatment

Be Human Stop Child Abuse (http://behumanstopchildabuse.emedinews.in/) (Team IMA for CMAAO) In the context of the federal child welfare performance measurement system, recurrence of maltreatment refers to circumstances in which children that have previously been substantiated as victims of abuse or neglect experience another incident of substantiated maltreatment. Multiple episodes of maltreatment can lead to: (1) …

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May
30

Preventing the recurrence of maltreatment

In the context of the federal child welfare performance measurement system, recurrence of maltreatment refers to circumstances in which children that have previously been substantiated as victims of abuse or neglect experience another incident of substantiated maltreatment. Multiple episodes of maltreatment can lead to: (1) more serious short and long term negative consequences (2) entry …

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