If you are a professional involved in the complex issues of child maltreatment you need The Quarterly!

The Quarterly Update is a journal that reviews recent peer-reviewed articles in the medical literature on the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect.

Medical, legal, mental health and social work professionals known for their expertise and experience summarize the articles, chosen from hundreds of  medical journals. These experts address the validity and significance of an article and how it relates to previously published research and clinical experience.

This timely information keeps child abuse professionals apprised of the most recent findings, informs their clinical practice, and improves their ability to make sound decisions, based on the latest data.

Who reads The Quarterly?

Health Care Professionals

  Family Physicians
  Emergency Department Physicians
  Critical Care Physicians
  Mental Health Professionals
  • Forensic Interviewers
  • Psychiatrists
  • Psychologists
  • Social Workers
  Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
  Physician Assistants
  Pediatric subspecialists in:
  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Adolescent Gynecology
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Gastroenterology
  • Genetics and metabolism
  • Hematology
  • Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmologists
  • Pathology
  • Psychiatry and Psychology
  • Public Health Professionals
Child Advocates

  Children's Advocacy Center Professionals
  Child Protective Services Professionals
  Child Fatality Review Team Members
  Child Protection Team Members
Legal Service Professionals

  Guardians ad Litem
  CASA Personnel
  Juvenile Justice Professionals
Law Enforcement Personnel

  Police Officers
  Juvenile Corrections Officers
  Forensic Psychologists
  Forensic Science Professionals


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