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Third National Incidence Study of Child abuse and Neglect
This document reports the findings from the Third National Incidence Study of Child Abuse and Neglect (NIS-3), which was conducted by Westat, Inc., and its subcontractor James Bell Associates, underExpand
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Youth's Needs and Services Findings From the survey oF youth in residential Placement
This bulletin draws on SYRP’s !ndings to take a closer look at the needs of youth in residential placement and the services they receive. In the process, it reports on the psychological and substanceExpand
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Risk Factors for the Occurrence of Child Abuse and Neglect
SUMMARY A large, nationally representative database of child abuse and neglect cases was analyzed to identify demographic risk factors for the occurrence of different types of abuse and neglect. TheExpand
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Introduction to the Survey of Youth in Residential
The bulletin describes the survey’s design and methodology. It also provides an overview of the remaining bulletins in the series, which draw on the findings of the first national SYRP to report onExpand
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Child protection and justice systems processing of serious child abuse and neglect cases.
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to examine the trajectory of cases through four systems: child protection, law enforcement, the dependency courts, and the criminal courts. METHOD This studyExpand
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Child Maltreatment and the Justice System: Predictors of Court Involvement
Objectives: Characteristics of the child victim, perpetrator, and maltreatment incident were used to examine predictors of court involvement in cases of serious child maltreatment. Method: Cases wereExpand
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