"Published by authority of the Minister of National Health and Welfare". -- verso of t.-p.
Issued also in French under title: A la recherche de solutions Le rapport du conseiller special du ministre de la Sante nationale et du Bien-etre social en matiere d'agressions sexuelles contre les enfants au Canada
DSS cat. no. H74-28/1990E.
Includes bibliography: p. 178-190.
"In August 1987, I was named Special Advisor to the Minister of National Health and Welfare, with a mandate to prepare for the Minister a report on the long-range direction of federal child sexual abuse initiatives, their implementation and co-ordination. The appointment has continued for the two and a half years it has taken to complete the work on this project and the preparation of this report". -- Foreword, p. 7.
Contents: Letter to the Minister of National Health and Welfare dated June 1990 / Rix G. Rogers -- Acknowledgment -- Foreword: The Special Advisor's Mandate -- Introduction: Personal Reflections of the Special Advisor and Priority Themes -- Children are Hurting: The Dimensions of Child Sexual Abuse in Canada -- Systems: In Search of Harmony and Effectiveness -- Public Awareness and Primary Prevention -- Child Sexual Abuse and the Judicial System -- The Challenges of Healing and Treatment -- Information Needed: Education, Training and Research -- Aboriginal Communities -- Emerging Concerns: Special Groups -- Stages of Implementation -- Appendix A: Roles and Responsibilities of Federal and Provincial/Territorial Governments -- Appendix B: Overview of the Federal Government's Response to the Badgley Report -- Appendix C: United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child -- Appendix D: Recommendations -- Bibliography.
Rogers, Rix G.
Canada. Health and Welfare Canada
Special Advisor to the Minister of National Health and Welfare on Child Sexual Abuse in Canada. Reaching for Solutions
A la recherche de solutions
The report of the Special Advisor to the Minister of National Health and Welfare on Child Sexual Abuse in Canada