Child Protective Services

Known as: Child Welfare Agencies, Child Protective Service, Welfare Agency, Child 
Local governmental offices which investigate reports of abuse and neglect of children, and act to assure a safe environment for minors.
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
OBJECTIVES In this trial, we compared Child Protective Services (CPS) recidivism outcomes between the home-based SafeCare (SC… (More)
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2009
2009
This study used data on 2,297 families from the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study to examine whether Child Protective… (More)
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2009
2009
OBJECTIVE For child protective services (CPS) youth who may have experienced more than one form of maltreatment, the unique… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVES Primary care clinicians participating in the Child Abuse Reporting Experience Study did not report all suspected… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVES The goals were to determine how frequently primary care clinicians reported suspected physical child abuse, the levels… (More)
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2007
2007
INTRODUCTION This study examines child, family, and case characteristics that impact rates of re-referral to Child Protective… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Children who enter foster care have usually experienced maltreatment as well as disruptions in relationships with primary… (More)
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2000
2000
This article details the process used in one state to determine the financial costs to the child welfare agency accrued over the… (More)
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2000
2000
PROBLEM Increased calls to "do something" about child protective services (CPS) have resulted in proposals or new "paradigms" for… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
In this paper we examined the relationship between neighborhood poverty and three different types of child maltreatment; neglect… (More)
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