Evidence-Based Mental Health Treatments for Child Abuse Victims

This is a guide for multidisciplinary teams and brokers who manage cases of child abuse, emphasizing the importance of evidence-based mental health treatments for child abuse victims. It outlines the potential impact of maltreatment on children, the role of assessment, and the effectiveness of various treatments. The guide stresses the need for mdts and brokers to be informed consumers of mental health services and to connect clients with proven treatments for specific symptoms. It includes a series of questions that mdts and brokers should ask mental health professionals to ensure that the treatment provided is evidence-based and trauma-focused, thus ensuring appropriate and effective treatment for children affected by trauma.

Evidence-Based Mental Health Treatments for Child Abuse Victims
File Type: pdf
Categories: Mental Health
Tags: Evidenced-based, Guide, MDTs, Mental Health, New
Author: National Children's Alliance, Northeast Regional Children's Advocacy Center
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