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Research to Practice

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Research to Practice Summaries by Chris Newlin (listed alphabetically).


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A comparison of responses to substantive transition prompts in interviews with children

Abused and neglected children in court: Knowledge and attitudes

Allegation rates in forensic child abuse investigations: Comparing the revised and standard NICHD protocols

An exploratory study of public reports to investigate patterns and themes of requests for sexual images of minors online

Are crimes by online predators different from crimes by sex offenders who know youth in-person?

“Because she’s one who listens”: Children discuss disclosure recipients in forensic interviews

Body maps do not facilitate children’s report of touch

Caseworker-perceived caregiver substance abuse and child protective services outcomes

Characteristics of child commercial sexual exploitation and sex trafficking victims presenting for medical care in the United States

Child abuse and neglect and cognitive function at 14 years of age: Findings from a birth cohort

Child advocacy center multidisciplinary team decisions and its association to child protective services outcomes

Child sexual abuse and subsequent relational and personal functioning: The role of parental support

Children’s narratives of alleged child sexual abuse offender behaviors and the manipulation process

Children’s recantation of adult wrongdoing: An experimental investigation

Comfort drawing during investigative interviews: Evidence of the safety of a popular practice

Children’s recantation of adult wrongdoing: An experimental investigation

Diagnostic accuracy in child sexual abuse medical evaluation: Role of experience, training, and expert case review

Differences in legal outcomes for male and female children who have been sexually abused

Does enhanced rapport-building alter the dynamics of investigative interviews with suspected victims of intra-familial abuse?

Do parents blame or doubt their child more when sexually abused by adolescents versus adults?

Evidence supporting restrictions on uses of body diagrams in forensic interviews

Factors predicting prosecution of child maltreatment cases

Federal Prosecution of Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children Cases, 2004-2013

Health care costs associated with child maltreatment: Impact on Medicaid

How did you feel?: Increasing child sexual abuse witnesses’ production of evaluative information

Managing the legal proceedings: An interpretive phenomenological analysis of sexually abused children’s experience with the legal process

Measuring a year of child pornography trafficking by U.S. computers on a peer-to-peer network

Non-verbal behavior of children who disclose or do not disclose child abuse in investigative interviews

Predicting treatment attrition for child sexual abuse victims: The role of child trauma and co-occurring caregiver intimate partner violence

Predictors of secondary traumatic stress among children’s advocacy center forensic interviewers

Results from the Virginia multidisciplinary team knowledge and functioning survey: The importance of differentiating by groups affiliated with a child advocacy center

Sex trafficking of minors: How many juveniles are being prostituted in the US?

School, police, and medical authority involvement with children who have experienced victimization

Supporting youth involved in domestic minor sex trafficking: Divergent perspectives on youth agency

The clinical and forensic value of information that children report while drawing

The current prevalence of child sexual abuse worldwide: A systematic review and meta-analysis

The development of communicative and narrative skills among preschoolers: Lessons from forensic interviews about child abuse

The influence of disclosure history and body diagrams on children’s reports of inappropriate touching: Evidence from a new analog paradigm

The relationship between children’s age and disclosures of sexual abuse during forensic interviews

Use and misuse of research in books on sex trafficking: Implications for interdisciplinary researchers, practitioners, and advocates






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