Child abuse

Briefing paper

05 May 2017
Worldwide, child protection systems face a range of challenges to quality service delivery. Practice First was...
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Guide

19 Apr 2017
Enabling children and young people to understand, identify and raise their safety concerns with a trusted adult and...
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Research report

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16 Mar 2017
During 2015–16, 162,175 (30.2 per 1,000) Australian children received child protection services (investigation, care...

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20 Feb 2017
The Royal Commission has conducted a comprehensive survey of Catholic Church authorities in Australia to gather data...
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05 Jan 2017
Abstract: Although the full extent and nature of the sexual exploitation of children is only beginning to be recognised...
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Journal article

01 Jan 2017
Multi-Disciplinary teams (MDTs) have often been presented as the key to dealing with a number of intractable problems...
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19 Dec 2016
This research report presents the findings of a study that explored the safety of young people in residential care...
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Discussion paper

14 Dec 2016
Frontline child protection work is highly stressful, emotionally taxing and, at times, can result in secondary trauma...
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01 Dec 2016
This report analyses the role that organisational culture plays in child sexual abuse in institutional contexts. It...
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24 Nov 2016
This report by the New Zealand Human Rights Commission reviews the state's response to historic claims of abuse and...
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Discussion paper

03 Nov 2016
This discussion paper has been published by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. It...
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Commentary

Article

02 Nov 2016
Child abuse is associated with an increased risk of gambling problems in adulthood, according to a systematic review...
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Research report

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30 Oct 2016
In this paper we present and discuss a snapshot of data describing child protection activity in Australia. The data...

Other video

25 Oct 2016
Between 2013 and 2016, the Institute of Child Protection Studies at the Australian Catholic University was commissioned...
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08 Sep 2016
This New Zealand Cabinet paper is the Government’s response to the recommendations made in the final report of the...

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07 Sep 2016
Over the past three years, the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has explored the...
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Video lecture/presentation

29 Aug 2016
UniSA's inaugural Enterprising Partnerships talk by leading scientist Professor Fiona Arney, Director of the Australian...
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29 Aug 2016
Children and young people who have been sexually abused sometimes disclose that abuse soon after the event or events...
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24 Aug 2016
Child sexual abuse is difficult to prosecute and has one of the highest attrition rates of all criminal offences. Part...

Journal article

15 Aug 2016
The first Australian policy to promote collective responsibility for children’s wellbeing, the National Framework for...