The APSAC Alert is a digital publication of the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children.
Its purpose is to provide a brief summary of a critical body of empirical research directly informing multidisciplinary
child abuse practice, including professionals who work in mental health, social service, health, and the law.
This library contains Alerts dating back to 2010. Many issues of the APSAC Alert are available in Spanish.
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In the listing below, click on a year and issue number to see the articles in that publication.
2019 Number 1No Spanking! - New Policy From the AAP
2019 Number 22019 Victims of Child Abuse Reauthorization Act Will Improve Care for Survivors of Child Maltreatment
2019 Number 3A Strategy to Prevent Child Abuse and Neglect: Screening and Referrals for Perinatal Depression at Pediatric Primary Care Settings
2019 Number 4Responding to Sudden Infant Death