Feb. 11, 2014: Download talk by Dr. Silberg on the Kathleen Dunn Show about how theWoody allen and Dylan Farrow story illustrates problems in family court. http://www.wpr.org/shows/troubled-family-courts-and-child-sexual-abuse
Feb 11, 2014: What Can We Learn from The Accusations Against Woody Allen?
Jan. 24, 2014: Do courts use a controversial theory to punish mothers who allege abuse?
Jan. 22, 2014: Supreme Court weighs how much one person should pay pornography victim Washington Post,
Jan 2014: Rates of child maltreatment substantiation by state. Based on figures released for 2012.
Oct 3, 2013: Updated review of research on PAS/PA released by VAWNET
Sept 12, 2013: The National Institute of Medicine released a report finding that child abuse can alter the brain and the harm can last for life. See New Directions in Child Abuse and Neglect Research
July 13, 2013: How Googling Unmasks Child Abuse (The New York Times)
The contrast between the search data and the reported data tells a sad story about social services in this country. Just when more children are searching for help, we decimate the budgets of the very people who might actually do something to protect them.
June 24, 2013: Report: “Jesse Friedman Was Not Wrongfully Convicted.” A new report affirms the 1988 child sexual abuse conviction of Jesse Friedman. (more). The report supports the analysis of the case done by the Leadership Council
June 24, 2013: Teenager’s 1988 Sexual-Abuse Conviction Was Justified, Report Says (The New York Times)
Mar 5, 2013: Home is Where the Harm is (New York Times Op-ed by Joan Meier)
The Leadership Council responds to popular "Custody Myths"
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