Treatment: Phsyical Abuse
Links on: Child Abuse, Incest and Missing Children
Parents Anonymous - Helping Families Prevent Child Abuse and Neglect
Selected Readings
Child Abuse : Fear in the Home (Information Plus Compacts) by Mark A. Siegel (Editor), Nancy R. Jacobs (Editor), Margaret Mitchell, Mark Jacobs (Editor)
Diagnostic Imaging of Child Abuse by Paul K. Kleinman
A Practical Guide to the Evaluation of Child Physical Abuse and Neglect by Angelo P. Giardino, Cindy W. Christian, Eileen R. Giardino
Preventing Physical and Emotional Abuse of Children (Treatment Manuals for Practitioners) by David A. Wolfe
Too Scared to Cry : Psychic Trauma in Childhood by Lenore Terr
Readings - Couples
Outgrowing the Pain Together : A Book for Spouses and Partners of Adults Abused As Children by Eliana, Phd Gil
Readings - Families
Trauma-Organized Systems : Physical and Sexual Abuse in Families (Systemic Thinking and Practice) by Arnon Bentovim


Child Abuse and Neglect
Child Abuse Review
Journal of Child Maltreatment - reports the latest scientific information and technical innovations in the treatment of child abuse. The journal is valuable for practitioners, policymakers and researchers in mental health, child protection, law, medicine and allied disciplines.
Violence and Abuse Abstracts - Literature on all types of interpersonal violence, including sexual, physical and psychological child abuse, domestic violence, rape, sexual assault and harassment, hate crimes, workplace violence, gang violence, elder abuse and neglect. (

Helpful Links

DSM IV Made Easy Website - provides diagnostic information on most DSM IV categories
Dr. Bob's Website - DSM IV Codes - provides codes for each DSM IV category
Psychiatric Meds Info- links to the site