ISPCAN recognizes the need for a center to facilitate the search for study materials and training in Spanish and Portuguese for those working in this field. CRRAL’s mission is to contribute to the dissemination of resources evaluated by specialists and / or based on evidence to strengthen the prevention, detection and intervention in child protection issues in the region.  Visit CRRAL

The center aims to promote training, networking, contribute to the search for tools for professionals, operators / as and the general public of the Spanish- and Portuguese- speaking Latin American countries .

To meet the regional needs of child abuse prevention professionals, we provide virtual tools, resources, and e-learning modules on topics such as:

Child abuse in general
Physical abuse
Emotional abuse
child sexual abuse
Dating Violence
domestic violence
regulatory frameworks
Program Evaluation
Systematizing of intervention
Violence through new technologies (ICTs), among others
We will have the advice of recognized / as national and international experts to select the proposed materials.

Among the activities the resources center provides, they also have the possibility to host regional events and / or assist in organizing them.

2016 Highlights

  • Co-hosted a training event with Argentina Association for Mental Health (AASM), featuring Dr. David Finkelhor. Virtual viewing available: click here
  • Networked during a Gobierno de Cantabria Child Protection Services training
  • Added several new resources in Spanish available on website