This manual, Child Neglect: A Guide for Assessment, Prevention, and Intervention, covers neglect’s definition, causes, impact, and prevention and intervention strategies in more detail.
It also builds on both of the earlier manuals, reiterates some of their most important points, and addresses the following topics:
– Definition and scope of neglect;
– Impact of neglect;
– Risk and protective factors;
– Assessment of child neglect;
– Child neglect prevention and intervention.