Clearinghouse Resource


Let's Talk: Developing Effective Communication with Child Victims of Abuse and Human Trafficking


Mitchels, Barbara


New York, NY: United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2004, 35 pages

Description of Resource

This resource serves as a practical handbook for social workers, police, and other professionals working with child victims of abuse and human trafficking. This is a very useful resource for new and experienced staff in developing sensitive and effective communication skills when with very vulnerable children and young people. It gives broad communication skills advice for helping children feel listened to and assisting in the process of their recovery.  It also provides detailed guidance and sample language for staff to use when undertaking child protection interviews.