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Journal Club: A Meta-Analysis of the Prevalence of Child Sexual Abuse Disclosure in Forensic Settings
Friday, May 31, 10:00 a.m. MDT
ISPCAN and the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children (APSAC) are pleased to present a FREE Journal Club webinar featuring APSAC’s Outstanding Research Article of the Year. Authors Sheri Madigan (left), Corry Azzopardi, and Rachel Eirich will discuss their comprehensive meta-analysis of the research on sexual abuse disclosure during forensic interviews with children. Using a large sample of 45 studies and more than 31,000 children, the researchers found that about a third of suspected victims do not report abuse when asked, with those who are younger and male being most at risk for nondisclosure. Join us to learn more about the findings and implications.
FREE Webinar: Child Abuse and Children with Disabilities: Prevention Strategies and Protective Factors
ISPCAN has partnered with Child Protection Hub for South East Europe to offer this FREE webinar by Dr. Shabina Ahmed, MD, a fellow of the Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP), who will discuss different types of disabilities, factors leading to increased vulnerability, and methods adopted by various countries to increase the empowerment of parents and children, as well as legislative efforts around the world to prevent the abuse of disabled children.
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