The article discusses several common legal and ethical issues faced by clinicians when treating families where singular and multiple child victimization is an issue.
The authors differentiate between legal requirements and ethical mandates, explore factors affecting reporting decisions, how dual relationships compromise treatment process, and clinicians'scope of competence and professional knowledge in child maltreatment cases.
Each issue is addressed within the context of responding to cases where a child (ren) has been multiply victimized.
Mots-clés Pascal : Enfant maltraité, Abus sexuel, Traumatisme infantile, Législation, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Ethique, Personnel sanitaire, Attitude, Santé mentale, Homme, Victimologie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Child abuse, Sexual abuse, Early traumatism, Legislation, United States, North America, America, Ethics, Health staff, Attitude, Mental health, Human, Victimology
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 98-0286552
Code Inist : 002B18H05C. Création : 27/11/1998.