Information on the role of Mental health Professionals in the assessment of children who have been subjected to sexual abuse, or when such abuse is suspected. The context of the assessment, techniques that have been found useful to clarify information from children, useful interventions and interfaces with legal and social services are also discussed.
Authors: Shekhar Seshadri & Sheila Ramaswamy
Year of Publication: 2019
Seshadri S, Ramaswamy S. Clinical practice guidelines for child sexual abuse. Indian J Psychiatry 2019;61, Suppl S2:317-32