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CPC Sponsored Research Study: Is there a Predictive Model of Child Abuse and Neglect?

Based on questions Child Protection Coalition members had in 2014 regarding predictive factors of child abuse in Tulsa County, the CPC contracted with Dr. Jody Worley of the University of Oklahoma to conduct a research study. Is there a Predictive Model of Child Abuse and Neglect? addresses the most salient factors associated with child maltreatment in Tulsa County. Click HERE to read the Executive Summary of the study.

The research study was underwritten by the Child Protection Coalition.  Dr. Worley believes this is the most in-depth study performed to date in the United States comparing specific predictors to specific types of child maltreatment – neglect, physical abuse and sexual abuse.

Click HERE to view the study presentation.