WHATEVER HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO COUNSELING - HURDLES IN THE INTERAGENCY ENVIRONMENT
UNSPECIFIED. (1995) WHATEVER HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO COUNSELING - HURDLES IN THE INTERAGENCY ENVIRONMENT. CHILD ABUSE & NEGLECT, 19 (7). pp. 801-809. ISSN 0145-2134Full text not available from this repository.
A study of confirmed cases of child sexual abuse showed that only 56% of children received an appointment at a counselling agency in spite of explicit policy guidelines that children have an opportunity for counselling in the aftermath of the abuse. The study revealed that problems created at all levels within the interagency environment led to children becoming ''lost'' in the system and not receiving the services from which they could have benefited. Particular attention is given to changes in the broader policy and resource context which have ramifications at the local interagency level and in the services provided for sexually abused children.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
|Journal or Publication Title:||CHILD ABUSE & NEGLECT|
|Publisher:||PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD|
|Official Date:||July 1995|
|Number of Pages:||9|
|Page Range:||pp. 801-809|
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