Interviewing Immigrant Children and Families About Child Maltreatment (Trauma Therapy)

Interviewing Immigrant Children and Families About Child Maltreatment (Trauma Therapy)

By: Lisa Aronson Fontes (author)Hardback

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This tape is geared to all professionals who speak with diverse children about child maltreatment including social workers, forensic interviewers, psychotherapists, law enforcement professionals, physicians, nurses, educators and attorneys. Participants learn how to build rapport with children and families of diverse backgrounds, and how to conduct interviews with children who do not speak english.

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Introduction and Rationale PART ONE: BEFORE THE INTERVIEW Cultural Information Bioculturalism Location of the Interview Accompanying Adults PART TWO: BASIC DEMOGRAPHIC INFORMATION Non-Nuclear Arrangements Immigrants and Refugees PART THREE: LANGUAGE ISSUES Option 1 Interview in English Option 2 Interview in the Child's Language Exclusively Option 3 Use an Interpreter Option 4 Bilingual Professional Conducts the Interview PART FOUR: NON-VERBAL ISSUES Gestures Eye Contact Seating Arrangements Physical Expressiveness Touch Pace and Silence PART FIVE: PHASES OF THE INTERVIEW Building Rapport and Establishing Trust Assessment Closure and Preparation for the Next Steps PART SIX: CONCLUDING REMARKS

Product Details

  • publication date: 31/05/2000
  • ISBN13: 9780761921158
  • Format: Hardback
  • running time: 1
  • Number Of Pages: 25
  • ID: 9780761921158
  • weight: 68
  • ISBN10: 076192115X

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