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Message ID: 8650
Date: 2010-09-30

Author:NCCPRaol.com

Subject:Re: risk assessment tools for assessing abuse and neglect

Those considering using CRC's material also may want to read this report from the Center for the Study of Social Policy: http://www.cssp.org/uploadFiles/michigan%20report%201%2014%2009%20FINAL.pdf It raises questions about whether some of that material contributes to racial bias in child welfare. Richard Wexler Executive Director National Coalition for Child Protection Reform 53 Skyhill Road (Suite 202) Alexandria VA 22314 703-212-2006 www.nccpr.org In a message dated 9/29/2010 7:23:34 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time, Alice.Koenig@dss.virginia.gov writes: Children’s Research Center has tools for safety and risk assessment that some states have adopted. From: bounce-6372391-10871716@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-6372391-10871716@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Cindy.Currell@notes.udayton.edu Sent: Tuesday, September 28, 2010 2:22 PM To: child-maltreatment-research-L@cornell.edu Subject: risk assessment tools for assessing abuse and neglect Hello, I'm looking for tools and current thoughts on risk assessment that I can share with undergraduate students in my child abuse course - as we study the varied ways state laws define child maltreatment and how in practice we assess abuse and neglect of children in child welfare. Thank you for any assistance or references you would suggest. Sincerely, Cindy Currell, MSW, LISW-S University of Dayton

Those considering using CRC's material also may want to read this report from the Center for the Study of Social Policy: http://www.cssp.org/uploadFiles/michigan%20report%201%2014%2009%20FINAL.pdf It raises questions about whether some of that material contributes to racial bias in child welfare. Richard Wexler Executive Director National Coalition for Child Protection Reform 53 Skyhill Road (Suite 202) Alexandria VA 22314 703-212-2006 www.nccpr.org In a message dated 9/29/2010 7:23:34 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time, Alice.Koenigdss.virginia.gov writes: Children’s Research Center has tools for safety and risk assessment that some states have adopted. From: bounce-6372391-10871716list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-6372391-10871716list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Cindy.Currellnotes.udayton.edu Sent: Tuesday, September 28, 2010 2:22 PM To: child-maltreatment-research-Lcornell.edu Subject: risk assessment tools for assessing abuse and neglect Hello, I'm looking for tools and current thoughts on risk assessment that I can share with undergraduate students in my child abuse course - as we study the varied ways state laws define child maltreatment and how in practice we assess abuse and neglect of children in child welfare. Thank you for any assistance or references you would suggest. Sincerely, Cindy Currell, MSW, LISW-S University of Dayton