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National guidance for child protection in Scotland: protecting disabled children from abuse and neglect

Notes for all practitioners including those working in: children and family social work; health; education; residential care; early years; youth services; youth justice; police; independent and third sector; and adult services who might be supporting parents with disabled children or involved in the transition between child and adult services.


Appendix 2: References

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Herskwowitz, I. Lamb, ME. Horowitz, D (2007). Victimization of children with disabilities. American Journal of Orthopsychology. 77 (4): 629-35. DOI 10.1037/0002-9432.77.4.629

Scottish Executive (2006). Guidance pack on the Vulnerable Witnesses (Scotland) Act 2004. Scottish Executive

http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2008/04/21142140/3

Scottish Government (2009). Early Years Framework. Scottish Government http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/257007/0076309.pdf

Scottish Government (2010). National Guidance for Child Protection in Scotland. Scottish Government

http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/334290/0109279.pdf

Scottish Government (2011). Guidance on Joint Investigative Interviewing of child Witnesses in Scotland. Scottish Government http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/365398/0124263.pdf

Spencer, N. Devereux, E. Wallace, A. Sundrum, R. Shenay, M. Bacchus, C. Logan, S. (2005) Disability Conditions and Registration for Child Abuse and Neglect: A Population Study. Pediatrics. Doi 10.1542

Stalker, K. Green-Lister, P. Lerpiniere, J. McArthur, K. (2010). Child Protection and the needs and rights of disabled children and young people: a scoping study. Strathclyde University http://strathprints.strath.ac.uk/27036/1/child_protection_abridged_report.pdf

Stalker, K. and McArthur, K. (2010) 'Child abuse, child protection and disabled children: a review of recent research'. Child Abuse Review, n/a. doi: 10.1002/car.1154

Sullivan,PM. Knutson, JF. (2000). Maltreatment and disabilities: a population based study. Child Abuse and Neglect. 24 (10) : 1257-73

Watson, N. (2004). How Disability Theory Can Help Our Understanding of the Lives of Disabled Children. Strathclyde University http://www.strath.ac.uk/media/faculties/hass/appliedsocialsciences/socialwork/esrcseminar/Disability_theory_Watson_N.pdf

West Dunbartonshire (2009). Helping Children and Young People to have their say. West Dunbartonshire Council. Available online:

Assessment in Child Care, Russell House Publishing, Dorset

http://www.russellhouse.co.uk/pdfs/assinchildcare.pdf

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The Victoria Climbié Inquiry: report of an inquiry by Lord Laming, Publisher Stationery Office http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm200203/cmselect/cmhealth/570/570.pdf

Serious Case Review - Ricky Neave, 1997, Bridge Childcare Development Service, (Cambridgeshire Safeguarding Board)

Stalker K and McArthur K (2012)) 'Disabled Children and Child Protection: A Literature Review' Child Abuse Review 21, 1, 24-40

Support and Aspiration: A New Approach to Special Educational Needs and Disability. A consultation. Department for Education (2011) London: Department for Education.

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Vaccari, C. and Marschark, M. (1997) 'Communication between parents and deaf children: Implications for socio-‐emotional development'. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry 38(7) 793-‐801

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