Section I: Definitions
Section II: Informational Chapters
1. Sexual Abuse
2. Sexually Transmitted Infections
3. Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy
4. Neglect and Abandonment
5. Psychological Abuse
7. Psychopathology and the Role of the Child
8. Treatment and Therapy
Section III: Test Questions
Section IV: Answer Key
Section V: Photographic Atlas
The second volume of STM Learning’s Child Maltreatment Assessment series focuses on supplying readers with the skills to identify and respond to sexual, emotional, and psychological abuse in children. Chapters discuss subjects such as sexually transmitted infections, torture, and treatment methods. With its inclusion of case studies and full-color images, this workbook serves to help professionals in a variety of fields prepare for encountering these types of abuse in the field.
After reviewing each chapter, readers will have the opportunity to apply their newfound knowledge by completing an assessment at the end of the book. Each volume of Child Maltreatment Assessment includes a comprehensive test section, making this series ideal for both self-study and classroom settings. Additionally, a supplemental photographic atlas at the end of the book will feature 80 high-resolution images depicting abusive injuries, mimics, and more.