Learning Objectives

On completion of this chapter, students should be able to do the following:

1. Understand domestic or family violence

2. Discuss child maltreatment

3. Understand and explain the four types of abuse and neglect–physical abuse of juveniles, child neglect, psychological or emotional abuse of juveniles, and sexual abuse of juveniles

4. Analyze Internet exploitation

5. Identify intervention strategies for abuse and neglect and Internet exploitation