Articles relating to child and family abuse and neglect, and domestic violence, by the world’s top child and family researchers.

The research on child abuse and neglect covers various themes; the impact of corporal punishment and violent abuse on children and the way that abuse or neglect can trigger epigenetic changes in children that they can pass onto their own children, and how children who have suffered from child abuse or child neglect can be handled sensitively in court proceedings and what a difference this makes to the evidence they can provide.