Practice Guidance

The impact of neglect: quick guide

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Introduction

Key messages It is often said that neglect actually does more damage to a child than any other type of abuse. In reality that is probably because we leave children in homes where they are being neglected whereas we would never leave a child in a home if we knew they were being sexually abused […]

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