• September/October 2016
  • Vol. 17, No. 7

Child Welfare Research

Find a research brief addressing elements of effective practice for children and youth in therapeutic residential care, a white paper from the American Academy of Pediatrics on abusive head trauma, and more.

  • Effective Practice in Therapeutic Residential Care
    Casey Family Programs published a research brief that calls for more targeted services for children and youth in therapeutic residential care (TRC), better data to inform appropriate...
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  • Abusive Head Trauma in Infants and Children
    A white paper from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) explains the phenomenon of abusive head trauma (AHT) in infants and young children and identifies a variety of AHT-related injuries. The...
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  • Needs of Infants in Child Abuse and Neglect Court Cases
    A new court-based program designed to improve outcomes for infants in child abuse proceedings has issued an initial report indicating early positive results and including recommendations for...
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