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What’s New in CALiO™ July 2017

1.    Secondary Traumatic Stress in Child Welfare Practice: Trauma-Informed Guidelines for Organizations

2.    Clinician Responses to Client Traumas: A Chronological Review of Constructs and Terminology

3. Secondary Traumatic Stress, Burnout, and Compassion Satisfaction in a Sample of Spoken-Language Interpreters

4.   Child protection workers dealing with child abuse: The contribution of personal, social and organizational resources to secondary traumatization

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CALiO™ IQ June 2017

In the study, Childhood Sexual Abuse, Current Prevention Programs and Recommendations for Change, which of these were included in the recommendations for change?

A. Contain a stronger parental component
B. Program should be audience specific (age appropriate, should consider cultural differences,        and should accommodate disabilities)
C. Teaching methods should vary and should include active components
D. Program should be offered annually to new students and a modified version should also be        offered to returning students
E.  All of the above
F.  A, B, and D

The answer is E.  All of these were recommendations for change.  Read more by entering the publication title in the CALiO™Collections search box.

New resource for addressing Vicarious Trauma

The Vicarious Trauma Toolkit  is a a state-of-the-art repository of nearly 500 resources compiled to assist victim services and first responder agencies and organizations in raising awareness about and addressing vicarious trauma.

Find this and many more resources and publications addressing Vicarious Trauma/Secondary Traumatic Stress in CALiO’s Vicarious Trauma section. 

What’s New in CALiO™ June 2017

  1.  A systematic review of randomized controlled trials of interventions designed to decrease child abuse in high-risk families
  2. Assessing child maltreatment prevention via administrative data systems: A case example of reproducibility
  3. An Evidence-Based Education Program for Adults about Child Sexual Abuse (“Prevent It!”) That Significantly Improves Attitudes, Knowledge, and Behavior
  4. Childhood Sexual Abuse, Current Prevention Programs and Recommendations for Change

All of these may be accessed by entering their titles in the CALiO™Collections search box.

CALiO™ IQ March 2017

True or False?

In the study, The relationship between childhood sexual abuse and mental health outcomes among males: Results from a nationally representative United States sample, the researchers found that a history of CSA only, and CSA co-occurring with other types of child maltreatment, did not result in higher odds for many mental disorders and suicide attempts compared to a history of child maltreatment without CSA.

This is False.    A history of CSA only, and CSA co-occurring with other types of child maltreatment, did result in higher odds for many mental disorders and suicide attempts compared to a history of child maltreatment without CSA.

Read the study to find out more. Enter the title in the  CALiO™Collections Search box.