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Acts of Omission: An Overview of Child Neglect
Addresses the scope of the problem of child neglect as well as its consequences, reviews definitions and strategies for assessing neglect, presents lessons learned about prevention and intervention, and suggests sources of training and informational support. Strategies for addressing neglect, beginning with prevention, are included.
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Suggested Citation: Child Welfare Information Gateway. (2012). Acts of omission: An overview of child neglect. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children's Bureau.
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