Prevalence and risk factors of child neglect in the general population


Objectives: Child neglect is a major public health problem. It is the most frequently reported and substantiated form of maltreatment in youth protective services, and its effects are the most harmful to children. Yet, very... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Clement Marie-Eve (Canadian research chair on violence against children, Universite du Quebec en Outaouais)
  2. Annie Berube (Université du Québec en Outaouais)
  3. Claire Chamberland (Université de Montréal)

Topic Areas

Assessment and decision making in child welfare , Other topics


OS-42 » Assessing Risk (16:30 - Friday, 16th September, Sala 3)