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- Child Welfare Information Gateway. Penalties for Failure to Report and False Reporting of Child Abuse and Neglect. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children’s Bureau, 2016, p. 1-3 and 5.
Peer-Reviewed Journal Article References:
Calheiros, M. M., Garrido, M. V., Ferreira, M. B., & Duarte, C. (2020). Laypeople’s decision-making in reporting child maltreatment: Child and family characteristics as a source of bias.Psychology of Violence. Advance online publication.
Kenny, M. C., Abreu, R. L., Marchena, M. T., Helpingstine, C., Lopez-Griman, A., & Mathews, B. (2017). Legal and clinical guidelines for making a child maltreatment report.Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 48(6), 469–480.
Small, M. A., Lyons, P. M., Jr., & Guy, L. S. (2002). Liability issues in child abuse and neglect reporting statutes.Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 33(1), 13–18.
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