Sexualized Children: Assessment and Treatment of Sexualized Children and Children Who Molest- Eliana Gil and Toni Cavanagh Johnson$17.56
Eliana Gil and Toni Cavanagh Johnson discuss age-appropriate childhood sexuality; provide ways to distinguish “normal sex play” from problematic sexual behaviors including sexual abuse; and offer ideas for evaluation, individual and group treatment for children who molest, and family treatment.
The Fourth Edition of this best-selling handbook provides readers with the most up-to-date theory, research, and best practices in the field of child abuse and neglect. Edited by leading experts, the book covers all aspects of child maltreatment, from physical abuse to sexual abuse and neglect, focusing on etiology, consequences, investigation, and treatment and systems. Updates include new content on assessment and mental health interventions, prevention, as well as global perspectives. Comprehensive and easy to read, the handbook will serve as an invaluable resource for students and professionals—both emerging and seasoned—across disciplines, but part of the same movement dedicated to improving the lives of maltreated children.