What are the severe signs and symptoms of SBS?
What is the primary trigger for SBS?
What are the ways to calm a crying baby?
What is the most lethal form of child abuse?
What is Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma?
In Case One, what is the reason that both parents were convicted in court and are serving jail time?
According to the cited study, in 42% of the cases, the father was identified as the abuser. Who else was commonly identified?
What are the factors that can increase a caregiver’s risk for harming a child?
What does scientific evidence show is a key protective factor against abuse and neglect?
A. Inconsolable Crying
B. Abusive Head Trauma (AHT)
C. Unresponsive and Unconscious
D. Rubbing his/her back, gently rocking, offering a pacifier, singing or talking, and taking a walk using a stroller or a drive with the baby in a properly-secured car seat.
E. Due to the severe abuse that the child suffered.
F. Defined as an injury to the skull or intracranial contents of an infant or young child (aged <5 years) due to inflicted blunt impact and/or violent shaking.
G. Safe, stable, and nurturing relationships between children and adults.
H. The boyfriend of the child’s
parent/guardian (23%), a female baby sitter (11%) and female parent (7.7%)
I. Being tired, Limited anger management or coping skills, Limited social support, Low socioeconomic status, Unrealistic expectations about child development and child-rearing, Negative childhood experiences, including neglect or abuse, Young parental age, Unstable family environment, Rigid attitudes and impulsivity, Feelings of inadequacy, and Being a victim or witness to intimate partner violence.