Child abuse

Child abuse

One of a kind

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Montréal Assault Prevention Centre
Edition: 
Vol 12, No.2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1991
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article introduces the Montreal Assault Prevention Centre and describes the centre's prevention philosophy and the development of their program. Discuses violence against women and children and the use of empowerment as assault prevention. 

 


 


 


Incest shadows

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Penny Wardell
Edition: 
Vol 9, No.1
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1987
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article offers several short stories on the topic of incest. Explores the fear and confusion of a child's experience of family violence.

After birth blues

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Harriet Rosenberg
Edition: 
vol 2, No. 1
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1980
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article shares a conversation with Joan Robertson, a staff person at Post Partum Counselling (PPC) in Vancouver; Differentiates Baby Blues from Post Partum Depression; Discusses women and anger; Women and depression; Child abuse; Changes in relationships postpartum.


 

 

Making the links: Violence, trauma and mental health

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English
Translated Title: 
Attention au fossé (entre les genres)
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Ad Hoc Working Group on Women, Mental Health, Mental Illness and Addictions
Edition: 
Vol.11, No. 2
Publisher: 
Network/LeRèseau
Publication Date: 
2009
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Describes research that establishes a strong association between trauma, violence and mental health.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
14800039

Nuluaq Project

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Inuktitut
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Research
Community education/development

Works to improve the coordination of abuse prevention services and resources in Inuit communities. Conducts research, provides a national Inuit database for abuse prevention and women's shelters and shares information with the public.

Primary Telephone: 
613-238-3977
Email Address: 
nuluaq@pauktuutit.ca
Fax Number: 
613-238-1787
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-667-0749
Street Address: 
400-56 Sparks St
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1P 5A9

Applying Inuit cultural approaches in the prevention of family violence and abuse

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
The Nuluaq Project
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Addresses spousal, sexual, and child abuse in communities throughout Nunavut. Discusses Inuit traditional values, philosophies and practices as they pertain to the treatment and healing of abused and abusers.

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National strategy to prevent abuse in Inuit communities

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents a strategy that aims for a steady reduction in incidents of violence and abuse in Inuit communities, and the eventual return of
caring and respectful relationships.

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Midwives and the abuse of women and children

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English
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Online
Author: 
International Confederation of Midwives
Publisher: 
International Confederation of Midwives
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
The Hague, Netherlands

Presents the International Confederation of Midwives' position statement regarding the role midwives should play to help eliminate violence against women and children.

Children and youth as victims of violent crime

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Statistics Canada
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Finds that children and youth are over represented as victims of police reported sexual assaults.

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Analysis report: Inuit healing in contemporary Inuit society

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Identifies and defines Inuit healing and healers in the context of abuse and violence against women and children. Argues for more emphasis on Inuit healing in order to resolve the raft of social problems plaguing Inuit communities.

Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.
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