christensen-pathwayjustice-2016A.pdf (6.32 MB)
Pathway to justice: Examining the attrition of child sexual abuse cases
thesisposted on 2016-03-01, 00:00 authored by L Christensen
The attrition of child sexual abuse cases from the criminal justice process was explored. Recommendations to prevent attrition included: more effective communication between stakeholders; enabling connections between children and adults to facilitate disclosures; introduction of peer support programs to prevent withdrawal; and educating children about sexual victimisation to reduce withdrawal.
Paginationxxi, 188 pages : figures, tables.