BN.com Gift Guide

When Children are Abused: An Educator's Guide to Intervention / Edition 1

Paperback (Print)
Buy Used
Buy Used from BN.com
$47.70
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $1.99
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 96%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (16) from $1.99   
  • New (6) from $10.35   
  • Used (10) from $1.99   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$10.35
Seller since 2009

Feedback rating:

(294)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
<b style='color: #000'>Brand New!</b> Ships same day or next business day. Free USPS Tracking Number. Excellent Customer Service. Ships from TN

Ships from: Nashville, TN

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$51.46
Seller since 2008

Feedback rating:

(17845)

Condition: New
Brand New, Perfect Condition, Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.

Ships from: Westminster, MD

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
$51.47
Seller since 2007

Feedback rating:

(23565)

Condition: New
BRAND NEW

Ships from: Avenel, NJ

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
$57.74
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(0)

Condition: New
0205319629 Premium Publisher Direct Books are Like New or Brand New books direct from the publisher sometimes at a discount. Multiple copies are usually available. These books ... are not available for expedited shipping and may take up to 14 business days to receive. Read more Show Less

Ships from: Agoura Hills, CA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Express, 48 States
$60.63
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(31)

Condition: New
PAPERBACK New 0205319629 Premium Publisher Direct Books are Like New or Brand New books direct from the publisher sometimes at a discount. Multiple copies are usually ... available. These books are not available for expedited shipping and may take up to 14 business days to receive. Read more Show Less

Ships from: Tarzana, CA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$86.35
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(6)

Condition: New
New

Ships from: Idyllwild, CA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by

Overview

This book is an invaluable resource for educators who are concerned about how to recognize and intervene effectively in situations of child abuse and neglect. Educators increasingly are being asked to report and intervene in cases of child maltreatment, but often do not know how to identify or react to situations. The book outlines symptoms, checklists for quick reference, and factors that put children at risk of maltreatment. The book then takes readers through the step-by-step process of reporting abuse and neglect, describes potential outcomes, and discusses assistance to parents and children that can be offered by educators. Dr. Crosson-Tower also describes how schools can create Child Protection Teams to enable all staff to manage abuse and neglect situations more effectively. This book will be essential to novice as well as expert educators who need current and easy to apply information in this difficult area.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780205319626
  • Publisher: Pearson
  • Publication date: 8/28/2001
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 180
  • Product dimensions: 5.80 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

Each chapter concludes with "Exploration Questions," "Suggested Readings," and "Activities for Additional Learning."

Preface.

I. RECOGNIZING WHEN CHILDREN ARE BEING ABUSED OR NEGLECTED.

1. Why Educators Are So Important in the Lives of Abused and Neglected Children?

Why Should Educators Be Involved in Reporting Abuse and Neglect?

What if We Do Not Intervene?

2. How Can We Recognize Abuse and Neglect?

What Is Neglect?

What Is Physical Abuse?

What Is Emotional Abuse?

What Is Sexual Abuse and Exploitation?

Behavior as a Clue to Abuse.

Understanding Ourselves.

3. What Factors Put Children at Risk for Abuse and Neglect?

Children and Attachment.

Substance Abuse in the Home.

Children Who Witness Domestic Violence

Special Needs as a Risk Factor for Abuse.

The Impact of Abuse on Children and Multiple Victimization.

4. How Has the Internet Put Children at Risk for Abuse?

The Lure of the Internet

Who Abuses Children Through the Internet?

Why Do Such Perpetrators Have Access to Children?

Protecting Children from Sexual Abuse Through the Internet.

5. Why Do People Abuse and Neglect Children?

Neglectful Parents.

Physically Abusive Parents.

Emotionally Abusive Parents.

Sexual Abusers.

What About Abuse by Another Educator?

6. Is It Abuse or Neglect or Not?

Discipline Versus Abuse.

Culture and Child Abuse.

Some Tips Related to Validation and Reporting.

Why Educators Might Not Report.

II. HOW CAN WE INTERVENE?

7. How Can Schools Be Proactive?

Having a Reporting Protocol.

The Advantages of a Child Protection Team.

The Formation of the Child Protection Team.

The Importance of Training.

8. How Do We Communicate with the Abused/Neglected Child and the Family?

Talking with the Abused and Neglected Child.

Talking with the Parents of an Abused or Neglected Child.

The Importance of Confidentiality.

9. How Do I Make a Report?

Making a Report Without a Child Protection Team.

Making a Report Through a Child Protection Team.

Tips for Child Protection Team Members.

10. What Happens Once the Report Has Been Made?

Does the Case Warrant Further Investigation?

Is it Safe for the Child to Remain in the Home?

Will the Family Accept Help Willingly?

Exactly What Type of Treatment Does the Family Need?

Who Will Be Involved in the Treatment of the Family?

How Long Will the Treatment Take?

At What Point Does the Family No Longer Need Services?

What Happens to the Child While the Family is Being Investigated and Later Treated?

What Involvement Does the Educator Have in the Investigation and Treatment?

What If the Case Becomes Involved with Court?

11. What About the Long Range Picture?

Helping the Child Individually.

Helping the Maltreated Child in the Classroom

Helping the Foster Child in the Classroom.

"No One Said It Would Be Easy!"

12. How Can We Prevent Child Abuse and Neglect?

A Brief Look at Abuse Prevention Efforts.

Abuse Prevention Today.

Implementing a Successful Prevention Program.

Finding Prevention Materials.

References.

Appendix.

Suggested Reading.

State Toll Free Reporting Numbers.

Child Abuse and Neglect Resources.

Prevent Child Abuse America — State Contacts.

Protecting Children with Disabilities — A Resource Listing.

Prevention Resources — Agencies Involved in Prevention.

How to Start a Child Abuse Prevention Program in Your Community.

Federal Funding Resources for Prevention Activities.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)