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Database of Past CMRL Messages

Welcome to the database of past Child-Maltreatment-Research-L (CMRL) list serve messages. The table below contains all past CMRL messages (text only, no attachments) from Nov. 20, 1996 - March 6, 2018 and is updated quarterly.

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Message ID: 8866
Date: 2011-06-10

Author:Diane Miller

Subject:Re: Assessment of Runaways for Sexual Abuse

Laurel, When I worked as a crisis therapist in Maryland, we used to send youths to a respite center to prevent runaway when family stress was high. We and they worked frequently with law enforcement and provided therapeutic services for both the causes and sequelae of runaway behavior. I do not know of a screening tool that meets your needs, but they may: 301-589-8444 Diane -- Diane Wach Miller, M.S.Ed., LPC Support and Acquisitions Specialist National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect Cornell University dianemiller@cornell.edu 607.255.2543 www.ndacan.cornell.edu On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 10:32 AM, Laurel Edinburgh > wrote: I am working on a project of examining tools that could be implemented by law enforcement to screen for abuse, substance use, or mental health problems when they come into contact with a runaway youth. I know that there are validated tools for each of these categories but does anyone know of a tool that captures these three areas that commonly occur or co-occur in this population? Also, does anyone have knowledge of a law enforcement agency that has a program that regularly screens runaway youth for abuse/assault prior to placing the youth back at home or in a shelter. Thank you, Laurel Edinburgh, MSN, PNP Children's Hospital and Clinics of MN Midwest Children's Resource Center 347 N. Smith Ave. St. Paul, MN 55102 651-220-6698 phone Laurel.edinburgh@childrensmn.org Confidentiality Statement: This email/fax, including attachments, may include confidential and/or proprietary information and may be used only by the person or entity to which it is addressed. If the reader of this email/fax is not the intended recipient or his or her agent, the reader is hereby notified that any dissemination, distribution or copying of this email/fax is prohibited. If you have received this email/fax in error, please notify the sender by replying to this message and deleting this email or destroying this facsimile immediately.

Laurel, When I worked as a crisis therapist in Maryland, we used to send youths to a respite center to prevent runaway when family stress was high. We and they worked frequently with law enforcement and provided therapeutic services for both the causes and sequelae of runaway behavior. I do not know of a screening tool that meets your needs, but they may: 301-589-8444 Diane -- Diane Wach Miller, M.S.Ed., LPC Support and Acquisitions Specialist National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect Cornell University dianemillercornell.edu 607.255.2543 www.ndacan.cornell.edu On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 10:32 AM, Laurel Edinburgh > wrote: I am working on a project of examining tools that could be implemented by law enforcement to screen for abuse, substance use, or mental health problems when they come into contact with a runaway youth. I know that there are validated tools for each of these categories but does anyone know of a tool that captures these three areas that commonly occur or co-occur in this population? Also, does anyone have knowledge of a law enforcement agency that has a program that regularly screens runaway youth for abuse/assault prior to placing the youth back at home or in a shelter. Thank you, Laurel Edinburgh, MSN, PNP Children's Hospital and Clinics of MN Midwest Children's Resource Center 347 N. Smith Ave. St. Paul, MN 55102 651-220-6698 phone Laurel.edinburghchildrensmn.org Confidentiality Statement: This email/fax, including attachments, may include confidential and/or proprietary information and may be used only by the person or entity to which it is addressed. If the reader of this email/fax is not the intended recipient or his or her agent, the reader is hereby notified that any dissemination, distribution or copying of this email/fax is prohibited. If you have received this email/fax in error, please notify the sender by replying to this message and deleting this email or destroying this facsimile immediately.