Practice Guidance

Neglect: impact on the adolescent

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Introduction

Contents Introduction Different types of neglect Childhood neglect vs. adolescent neglect Physical neglect The impact of neglect on adolescent physical development Sleep Nutritional neglect Emotional neglect Educational neglect Medical neglect Sexual health Psychological and mental health Alcohol, drugs and smoking Lack of supervision and guidance Conclusion References This guide is part of Community Care Inform’s […]

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