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A Mother's Nightmare-- Incest: A Practical Legal Guide for Parents and Professionals

John E.B. Myers
Format
Book
Published
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, c1997.
Language
English
ISBN
0761910581 (pbk. : acid-free paper), 0761910573 (cloth : acid-free paper)
Contents
  • One mother's nightmare
  • Defining child sexual abuse and other forms of child maltreatment
  • What does the future hold for a child who has been sexually abused?
  • Who are the men who sexually abuse children?
  • Introduction to the U.S. legal system : criminal court, family court, juvenile court
  • Finding a lawyer
  • Help from mental health professionals : the critically important psychosocial assessment
  • The criminal justice system
  • Family court : divorce, child custody, and child visitation
  • Child protective services and the juvenile court
  • Obstacles to proving child sexual abuse in court
  • Sorting out your suspicions, controlling your emotions
  • The legal importance of what your child tells you and others about the abuse
  • Changes in your child's behavior as evidence of sexual abuse
  • Plan for victory
  • Prepare for defeat.
Description
xviii, 246 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-238) and index.
Technical Details
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