To successfully complete this learning unit, you will be expected to:
Evaluate ways in which counselors/therapists assess child abuse in their work with couples and families.
Differentiate between abuse and incest.
Analyze treatment options for the abuser and the abused child.
Jouriles, E. N., McDonald, R., Slep, A. M. S., Heyman, R. E., & Garrido, E. (2008). Child abuse in the context of domestic violence: Prevalence, explanations, and practice implications. Violence and Victims, 23(2), 221-235.
Putnam, S. (2009). The monsters in my head: Posttraumatic stress disorder and the child survivor of sexual abuse. Journal of Counseling and Development, 87, 80-89.
Visit the Writing Center – Annotated Bibliographies for information on how to write an annotated bibliography. Also, see information posted in the updates section for information on annotated bibliography’s.
Submit an annotated bibliography that includes a minimum of two current articles for each of these topics (minimum of 12 articles).
Assessment of Child Abuse
Incest (adult abuser with child victim, could be parent, brother-sister, cousins, etc.)
Treatment of child victim of child abuse (directed to therapy for children/teens)
Treatment of victim of child abuse (directed to therapy for adults)
Treatment of child abusers (adult abusers)
Treatment of child abusers (child/teen abusers)
Include the references in APA format and provide a paragraph summary below the reference describing the key points of the article. Do not use direct quotes from the article; present the main ideas of the article in your own words