Below is a collection of articles, government documents, reports, websites, and more from around the world. They are from government agencies, NGOs, and other research agencies and include resources in languages other than English. The National Children’s Advocacy Center cannot verify the veracity of evidence upon which the listed resources are based. Listing of documents here should not be interpreted as validation or recommendation. The resources are listed first by general international, then by continent, followed by country. Reources are listed alphabetically under each heading.
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Child-Friendly Practices: Is it Possible? and How?
Global plan of action to strengthen the role of the health system within a national multisectoral response to address interpersonal violence, in particular against women and girls, and against children
Australia and New Zealand
Gender differences in the association between childhood sexual abuse and risky sexual behaviours: A systematic review and meta-analysis A comprehensive review of the literature on the impact of exposure to intimate partner violence on children and youth
Child sexual abuse in southern Brazil and associated factors: A population based study
Factors associated with child sexual abuse confirmation at forensic examinations Associations between inadequate parenting practices and behavioral problems in children and adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Exploring alternate specifications to explain agency-level effects in placement decisions regarding aboriginal children: Further analysis of the Canadian Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect Part B
Mandated reporters’ experiences with reporting child maltreatment: a meta-synthesis of qualitative studies Longitudinal associations between types of childhood trauma and suicidal behavior among substance users: A cohort study
What victims of crime can expect from the criminal justice system: Victims of crime protocol
Executive Summary: Findings from the UNH Multi-Site Evaluation of Children’s Advocacy Centers MANDARIN TRANSLATION.A Review of Child Sexual Abuse in China and A CSA Prevention Program for Chinese Preschool-aged Children
Maltreatment experiences as predictors of self-esteem and psychiatric morbidity among sheltered homeless adolescents Changing livelihood, disaster and human trafficking-A study of the disaster affected areas of Assam
Acharya, A. K., Padilla y Sotelo, L. S., & Cervantes Niño, J. J. (2018). The Harmful Sexual and Non-Sexual Behaviors of Trafficked Women and Children in Mexico: A Study of Victims of Sexual Exploitation. Dignity: A Journal on Sexual Exploitation and Violence, 3(2), 3.
Frias, S. M., & Gómez-Zaldívar, M. (2017). Child and Adolescent Commercial Sexual Exploitation in Mexico: The Exploiters and the State. Dignity: A Journal on Sexual Exploitation and Violence, 2(4), 9.
Garrocho-Rangel, A., Márquez-Preciado, R., Olguín-Vivar, A.-I., Ruiz-Rodríguez, S., & Pozos-Guillén, A. (2015). Dentist attitudes and responsibilities concerning child sexual abuse. A review and a case report.Journal of Clinical and Experimental Dentistry, 7(3), e428–e434.
Knaul, F. M., & Ramirez, M. A. (2005). “Family violence and child abuse in Latin America and the Caribbean: The cases of Columbia and Mexico“, IADB, Sustainable Development Department Technical Papers Series, SOC-137. 57 p.
Loza, O., Strathdee, S. A., Lozada, R., Staines, H., Ojeda, V. D., Martínez, G. A., … & Patterson, T. L. (2010). Correlates of early versus later initiation into sex work in two Mexico–US border cities. Journal of Adolescent Health, 46(1), 37-44.
Peña, F., Castillo, T., & Campo, C. (2016). Child Sexual Abuse Prevention: Evaluation of the Program “Sharing Mouth to Mouth: My Body, Nobody Can Touch It”. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology,International Journal of Social, Behavioral, Educational, Economic, Business and Industrial Engineering, 10(5), 1612-1617
School Manual on Emergency Preparedness and Response (2010). Namibia. 64 p.
Servin, A. E., Brouwer, K. C., Gordon, L., Rocha-Jimenez, T., Staines, H., Vera-Monroy, R. B., … & Silverman, J. G. (2015). Vulnerability Factors and Pathways Leading to Underage Entry into Sex Work in two Mexican-US Border Cities.The journal of applied research on children, 6(1). 15 pp
Peer victimization and internalizing problems in children: A meta-analysis of longitudinal studies
Physical symptoms in very young children assessed for sexual abuse: A mixed method analysis from the ASAC study
AÇAR, K. V. (2016). Sexual Extortion of Children in Cyberspace. International Journal of Cyber Criminology, 10(2).
AÇAR, K. V. (2017). Webcam Child Prostitution: An Exploration of Current and Futuristic Methods of Detection. International Journal of Cyber Criminology, 11(1).
Çelik, İ. (2018). Can the Reason for Sexual Abuse of Children Be Inadequacy in Sexual Education?. Universal Journal of Educational Research, 6(4), 798-802.
İbiloğlu, A. O., Atlı, A., Oto, R., & Özkan, M. (2018). Çocukluk Çağı Cinsel İstismar ve Ensest Olgularına Çok Yönlü Bakış. Psikiyatride Guncel Yaklasimlar–Current Approaches in Psychiatry, 10(1), 84-98
Kar, Hakan. (2011). Sexual assault in childhood and adolescence. In Duarte Nuno Vieira (Ed.), Forensic Medicine – From old problems to new challenges. InTech. Written by a Faculty member of the Department of Forensic Medicine at Mersin University. 26 pages, with medical illustrations.
Karanfil, R., Akcan, R., & Orhan, F. O. (2011). Allegations of child sexual abuse and paranoid disorder: A report of 2 cases. Turkish Journal of Psychiatry, 22(1), 1-4.
Özlem Bağ, & Sevay Alşen (2016). Çocuğun cinsel istismarının değerlendirilmesinde yeni model: Çocuk İzlem Merkezleri. Dr. Behçet Uz Çocuk Hastalıkları ve Cerrahisi, 6(1),9-14.
Pavlović, Z., & Bijvoets, J. (2016). Situational prevention of child sexual abuse. Nauka, bezbednost, policija, 21(1), 114-132
Sener, M. T., Anci, Y., & Dursun, O. B. (2013). Significance of Healthy Family Structure in Preventing Child Sexual Abuse: A Prospective Controlled Study. Medicine Science |International Medical Journal Online first: 26 Jul, 2013. doi:10.5455/medscience.2013.02.8103
Şimşek, Ş., Yüksel, T., Kaplan, İ., Uysal, C., & Aktaş, H. (2016). The Levels of Cortisol and Oxidative Stress and DNA Damage in Child and Adolescent Victims of Sexual Abuse with or without Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Psychiatry Investigation, 13(6), 616–621.
Unlu, G., & Cakaloz, B. (2016). Effects of perpetrator identity on suicidality and nonsuicidal self-injury in sexually victimized female adolescents. Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment, 12, 1489.
First steps: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial of the effectiveness of the Group Family Nurse Partnership (gFNP) program compared to routine care in improving outcomes for high-risk mothers and their children and preventing abuse
“I Know People Think I’m a Complete Pain in the Neck”: An Examination of the Introduction of Child Protection and “Safeguarding” in English Sport from the Perspective of National Governing Body Safeguarding Lead Officers
Professional boundaries in teacher-pupil relationships: does the model of professional conduct in regulatory standards and codes of conduct impose teacher-pupil relationships that are pedagogically and personally limiting?