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Creating universal tiered systems to prevent child maltreatment

By Deborah Daro, Society for Research on Child Development Each year, an estimated one in seven children experience physical abuse, sexual abuse, neglect, or emotional maltreatment at the hands of their parents or primary caretakers. While not all of these children are reported to local officials, child welfare agencies confirm the problem is widespread. These […]