Child Sexual Abuse: Best Practices for Interviewing and Treatment by Monit CheungChild Sexual Abuse: Best Practices for Interviewing and Treatment by Monit Cheung

Child Sexual Abuse: Best Practices for Interviewing and Treatment

byMonit Cheung

Paperback | June 15, 2012

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In social work practice, the need for a thorough, protocol-driven therapeutic intervention is rarely more apparent than when working with victims of abuse who are children. Monit Cheung's comprehensive new manual uses the recent development of forensic interviewing techniques and best practiceresearch to provide both a practical resource for interview conduct and court preparation and treatment suggestions for cases involving child sexual abuse.This book advocates for a team approach, encouraging the participation of parents, school personnel, church review boards, law enforcement officers, medical professionals, child welfare workers, legal prosecutors, and defense attorneys. The abundant resources throughout the book, including sampleinterviews, documents, and protocols, are provided to help multidisciplinary professionals who work with child victims successfully navigate the case management process.
Monit Cheung (MA, MSW, PhD, Ohio State) is professor and chair of the clinical practice concentration in the Graduate College of Social Work at the University of Houston. Cheung is a licensed clinical social worker specializing in family counseling, child and adolescent counseling, and incest survivor treatment. Cheung is on the Dioces...
Title:Child Sexual Abuse: Best Practices for Interviewing and TreatmentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:504 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.79 inPublished:June 15, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0190616121

ISBN - 13:9780190616120


Editorial Reviews

"The book is a rich treasure of critically needed information and research on child sexual abuse which meets significant needs in social work, law, medicine and other fields." --Alvin Sallee, University of Houston