How effective is your local child protective services department? You know, that agency which is charged in protecting the health and well-being of children in your community.
Child protective services are not very effective at all, at least when it comes to specific risk factors that could improve a child’s well-being and mental health.
In a nationwide study that examined children in 595 families over a period of 9 years, researchers discovered that in the households where child abuse was substantiated by evidence, risk factors remained unchanged during followup interviews with the families.
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