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Child Welfare Policy II

Resources

Readings

• NASW. (2009). Social work speaks.Washington, DC:NASW Press.

o Child Abuse and Neglect (pp. 42–48)

• Child Welfare Information Gateway. (n.d.) Laws & policies. Retrieved from https://www.childwelfare.gov/topics/systemwide/laws-policies/

• The Annie E. Casey Foundation. (2013). Kids count data center. Retrieved fromhttp://www.datacenter.kidscount.org

Discussion

Social Policy: Child Abuse and Neglect

Post a brief description of the position you selected from the NASW policy statement on child abuse and neglect. Then, describe a policy initiative you might introduce to further that position. Finally, describe the policies that already exist in your state and explain how your initiative might alter these existing policies.

Support your post with specific references to the resources. Be sure to provide full APA citations for your references.