Confronting Child Abuse Through Recreation

Title

Confronting Child Abuse Through Recreation

Files

Description

By David L. Jewell, College at Brockport professor emeritus.

Includes chapter by College at Brockport faculty members Joseph E. Balog and Linda F. Balog: Children under stress.

ISBN

0398056048

Publication Date

1989

Publication Information

Springfield, Ill. : C.C. Thomas, c1989.

xix, 337 p. ; 26 cm.

Disciplines

Recreational Therapy

Department

Recreation & Leisure Studies

Comments

Located in Drake Library at: HV741 .J45 1989

CONTENTS: Defining abuse and its types -- How serious is the problem? -- Who are child abusers? -- The cost of abuse -- Indicators of sexual abuse -- Indicators of physical abuse -- Indicators of emotional abuse -- Indicators of neglect -- Children under stress / by Joseph E. Balog and Linda F. Balog -- Becoming a member of the team -- Developing abuse policies -- Selection of recreation staff -- Abuse, recreation and the law -- Programming for abuse -- Adventure games in the treatment of abused children / by Robert G. MacDonald -- Appendices.