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The Resource Child Abuse and Family Law : Understanding the issues facing human service and legal professionals

Child Abuse and Family Law : Understanding the issues facing human service and legal professionals

Label
Child Abuse and Family Law : Understanding the issues facing human service and legal professionals
Title
Child Abuse and Family Law
Title remainder
Understanding the issues facing human service and legal professionals
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Brown, Thea
Dewey number
344.9403276
LC call number
KU4190 -- .B76 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Alexander, Renata
  • Nicholson, Alastair
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  • Abused children -- Services for -- Australia
  • Child abuse -- Australia
  • Child abuse -- Law and legislation -- Australia
  • Children of divorced parents -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Australia
  • Dysfunctional families -- Services for -- Australia
  • Electronic books. -- local
Label
Child Abuse and Family Law : Understanding the issues facing human service and legal professionals
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part Title -- Title Page -- Dedication -- Contents -- Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: A New problem -- Current knowledge -- The family law socio-legal service system -- Navigating the book -- Future directions -- 1. A new understanding of child abuse in the context of parental separation -- The relationship between child abuse, parental separation and divorce -- The history of understanding of child abuse in the context of parental separation and divorce -- The distinctive nature of child abuse in this context -- The families -- Alleged and actual perpetrators -- Conclusion -- 2. Child abuse, family violence and family law legislation -- Background to the Family Law Act 1975 (Cth) -- The Family Law Reform Act 1995 -- Changes in 2006 to the Family Law Act 1975 -- Case law under the Family Law Act 1975 -- Family violence between parents -- Child abuse where children are direct or primary victims -- Child sexual abuse -- Australian research -- Conclusion -- 3. Family law legislation and protection of children -- Best interests of the child -- Myths -- Let's blame Freud -- Wishes of the child and separate representation of children -- How the Family Court deals with child abuse cases -- Protocols and legislation affecting state and territory agencies -- The Magellan list -- Children's Cases program -- Conclusion -- 4. Child sexual abuse -- Community attitudes to child sexual abuse -- The discovery/rediscovery cycle in child sexual abuse -- Reported incidence of child sexual abuse -- Actual prevalence of child sexual abuse -- Children's reporting of sexual abuse -- Definition of sexual abuse -- Evidence of abuse -- Interviewing strategies -- Delays and changes in telling of the abuse -- Causes of child abuse -- Marital partnerships and partnership breakdown and divorce as risk factors -- Perpetrators -- Victims
  • Residence and contact arrangements for victims of child sexual abuse -- The attitudes of socio-legal professionals to child sexual abuse -- Conclusion -- 5. Other forms of child abuse -- Community attitudes to other forms of child abuse -- The puzzle of reported incidence -- Patterns in reported incidence of other forms of child abuse -- Patterns of abuse in the context of parental separation and divorce -- Reported incidence of abduction -- Reported attempted and actual homicide -- Severity of abuse -- Definition of physical abuse -- Definition of neglect -- Definition of emotional abuse -- Forms of child abuse specific to parental separation and divorce -- Causes of the other forms of child abuse -- Parental separation and divorce as a cause -- Perpetrators and victims -- Effects of abuse -- Arrangements for residence and contact -- Attitudes of socio-legal professionals to the other forms of child abuse -- Conclusion -- 6. Managing families and their problems -- The impact of divorce on families and family members -- Immediate impact on family members -- The impact of the child abuse allegations -- Impact of the allegations on the substantiated perpetrator of the child abuse -- Working with substantiated perpetrators -- Impact of the client and their violence on the professional -- Impact of unsubstantiated allegations on the alleged perpetrators -- Working with alleged perpetrators where the allegations are not substantiated -- Impact on the partner making the allegations -- Working with the parent making the allegations -- Impact of the allegations and the process of investigation on the children -- Working with children who are the alleged victims of family abuse -- Other factors -- Conclusion -- 7. Managing the family law service system -- The family law socio-legal service system as a maze -- The core of the system
  • The Commonwealth financial benefits agencies -- Counselling agencies -- Services for children -- State child protection services -- Lobby groups -- Funding -- Problems of a service system that has become a maze -- No specialised services for child abuse allegations -- New specialised services and pathways -- The Magellan program -- The Columbus program -- Other programs -- Strategies for managing the maze -- Conclusion -- 8. Case presentations: The professional's contributions -- The use of a common framework -- Case presentation and discussion -- The first family -- The second family -- Conclusion -- Notes -- References -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC283401
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (217 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781741762112
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC283401
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL283401
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10179783
  • (OCoLC)86069690
Label
Child Abuse and Family Law : Understanding the issues facing human service and legal professionals
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part Title -- Title Page -- Dedication -- Contents -- Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: A New problem -- Current knowledge -- The family law socio-legal service system -- Navigating the book -- Future directions -- 1. A new understanding of child abuse in the context of parental separation -- The relationship between child abuse, parental separation and divorce -- The history of understanding of child abuse in the context of parental separation and divorce -- The distinctive nature of child abuse in this context -- The families -- Alleged and actual perpetrators -- Conclusion -- 2. Child abuse, family violence and family law legislation -- Background to the Family Law Act 1975 (Cth) -- The Family Law Reform Act 1995 -- Changes in 2006 to the Family Law Act 1975 -- Case law under the Family Law Act 1975 -- Family violence between parents -- Child abuse where children are direct or primary victims -- Child sexual abuse -- Australian research -- Conclusion -- 3. Family law legislation and protection of children -- Best interests of the child -- Myths -- Let's blame Freud -- Wishes of the child and separate representation of children -- How the Family Court deals with child abuse cases -- Protocols and legislation affecting state and territory agencies -- The Magellan list -- Children's Cases program -- Conclusion -- 4. Child sexual abuse -- Community attitudes to child sexual abuse -- The discovery/rediscovery cycle in child sexual abuse -- Reported incidence of child sexual abuse -- Actual prevalence of child sexual abuse -- Children's reporting of sexual abuse -- Definition of sexual abuse -- Evidence of abuse -- Interviewing strategies -- Delays and changes in telling of the abuse -- Causes of child abuse -- Marital partnerships and partnership breakdown and divorce as risk factors -- Perpetrators -- Victims
  • Residence and contact arrangements for victims of child sexual abuse -- The attitudes of socio-legal professionals to child sexual abuse -- Conclusion -- 5. Other forms of child abuse -- Community attitudes to other forms of child abuse -- The puzzle of reported incidence -- Patterns in reported incidence of other forms of child abuse -- Patterns of abuse in the context of parental separation and divorce -- Reported incidence of abduction -- Reported attempted and actual homicide -- Severity of abuse -- Definition of physical abuse -- Definition of neglect -- Definition of emotional abuse -- Forms of child abuse specific to parental separation and divorce -- Causes of the other forms of child abuse -- Parental separation and divorce as a cause -- Perpetrators and victims -- Effects of abuse -- Arrangements for residence and contact -- Attitudes of socio-legal professionals to the other forms of child abuse -- Conclusion -- 6. Managing families and their problems -- The impact of divorce on families and family members -- Immediate impact on family members -- The impact of the child abuse allegations -- Impact of the allegations on the substantiated perpetrator of the child abuse -- Working with substantiated perpetrators -- Impact of the client and their violence on the professional -- Impact of unsubstantiated allegations on the alleged perpetrators -- Working with alleged perpetrators where the allegations are not substantiated -- Impact on the partner making the allegations -- Working with the parent making the allegations -- Impact of the allegations and the process of investigation on the children -- Working with children who are the alleged victims of family abuse -- Other factors -- Conclusion -- 7. Managing the family law service system -- The family law socio-legal service system as a maze -- The core of the system
  • The Commonwealth financial benefits agencies -- Counselling agencies -- Services for children -- State child protection services -- Lobby groups -- Funding -- Problems of a service system that has become a maze -- No specialised services for child abuse allegations -- New specialised services and pathways -- The Magellan program -- The Columbus program -- Other programs -- Strategies for managing the maze -- Conclusion -- 8. Case presentations: The professional's contributions -- The use of a common framework -- Case presentation and discussion -- The first family -- The second family -- Conclusion -- Notes -- References -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC283401
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (217 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781741762112
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC283401
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL283401
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10179783
  • (OCoLC)86069690

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