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Intergenerational transmission of abuse and neglect more complicated than previously believed

March 26, 2015
A study led by Cathy Spatz Widom, Distinguished Professor of Psychology at John Jay College, found that offspring of parents with histories of child abuse and neglect are themselves at risk for childhood neglect and sexual abuse but not physical abuse. Titled "Intergenerational Transmission of Child Abuse and Neglect: Real or Detection Bias?" the study's findings were reported in the March 27 issue of the journal Science.

 

By | 2015-03-26T16:58:00+00:00 March 26th, 2015|News|0 Comments

LA BioMed researcher honored for contributions to child abuse detection and prevention

April 23, 2014
Carol D. Berkowitz, MD, a Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute (LA BioMed) lead researcher, was recently honored for her distinguished contributions to the detection and prevention of child abuse and neglect by the Ray E. Helfer Society, a national organization of physicians devoted to the problem of maltreated children. 

By | 2015-04-29T14:50:48+00:00 April 23rd, 2014|News|0 Comments