Irit Hershkowitz

Summary

Affiliation: University of Haifa
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Trends in children's disclosure of abuse in Israel: a national study
    Irit Hershkowitz
    School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Child Abuse Negl 29:1203-14. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Victimization of children with disabilities
    Irit Hershkowitz
    School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Haifa 31905, Israel
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 77:629-35. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Socioemotional factors in child sexual abuse investigations
    Irit Hershkowitz
    University of Haifa, Israel
    Child Maltreat 14:172-81. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Delayed disclosure of alleged child abuse victims in Israel
    Irit Hershkowitz
    School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Israel
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 76:444-50. 2006
  5. doi request reprint The development of communicative and narrative skills among preschoolers: lessons from forensic interviews about child abuse
    Irit Hershkowitz
    School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Haifa 31905, Israel
    Child Dev 83:611-22. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of forensic interviews with suspected abuse victims who do not disclose abuse
    Irit Hershkowitz
    University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Child Abuse Negl 30:753-69. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving credibility assessment in child sexual abuse allegations: the role of the NICHD investigative interview protocol
    Irit Hershkowitz
    University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Child Abuse Negl 31:99-110. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Exploring the disclosure of child sexual abuse with alleged victims and their parents
    Irit Hershkowitz
    School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Haifa 31905, Israel
    Child Abuse Negl 31:111-23. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Interviewing youthful suspects in alleged sex crimes: a descriptive analysis
    Irit Hershkowitz
    School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Child Abuse Negl 28:423-38. 2004
  10. doi request reprint The effects of abuse history on sexually intrusive behavior by children: An analysis of child justice records
    Irit Hershkowitz
    School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Israel
    Child Abuse Negl 35:40-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Trends in children's disclosure of abuse in Israel: a national study
    Irit Hershkowitz
    School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Child Abuse Negl 29:1203-14. 2005
    ..To identify characteristics of suspected child abuse victims that are associated with disclosure and nondisclosure during formal investigations...
  2. doi request reprint Victimization of children with disabilities
    Irit Hershkowitz
    School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Haifa 31905, Israel
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 77:629-35. 2007
    ..Both the heightened incidence of severe abuse among and the failure to disclose abuse by CWDs should be sources of considerable concern to social welfare and criminal justice agencies...
  3. doi request reprint Socioemotional factors in child sexual abuse investigations
    Irit Hershkowitz
    University of Haifa, Israel
    Child Maltreat 14:172-81. 2009
    ..This association is especially marked for less talkative children who might be in special need of support and for whom the rapport with the interviewer might be more meaningful...
  4. ncbi request reprint Delayed disclosure of alleged child abuse victims in Israel
    Irit Hershkowitz
    School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Israel
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 76:444-50. 2006
    ..Analyses suggest that most children delay disclosure and that delay is associated with type of abuse, child's age and gender, relationship to suspect and characteristics of abusive event...
  5. doi request reprint The development of communicative and narrative skills among preschoolers: lessons from forensic interviews about child abuse
    Irit Hershkowitz
    School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Haifa 31905, Israel
    Child Dev 83:611-22. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of forensic interviews with suspected abuse victims who do not disclose abuse
    Irit Hershkowitz
    University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Child Abuse Negl 30:753-69. 2006
    ..The present study was designed to explore structural differences between forensic interviews in which children made allegations and those in which children did not make allegations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving credibility assessment in child sexual abuse allegations: the role of the NICHD investigative interview protocol
    Irit Hershkowitz
    University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Child Abuse Negl 31:99-110. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Exploring the disclosure of child sexual abuse with alleged victims and their parents
    Irit Hershkowitz
    School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Haifa 31905, Israel
    Child Abuse Negl 31:111-23. 2007
    ..The goal of the present study was to examine how children disclosed sexual abuse by alleged perpetrators who were not family members...
  9. ncbi request reprint Interviewing youthful suspects in alleged sex crimes: a descriptive analysis
    Irit Hershkowitz
    School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Child Abuse Negl 28:423-38. 2004
    ..To introduce and evaluate a structured interview protocol designed for investigative interviews of youthful alleged perpetrators of child sexual abuse...
  10. doi request reprint The effects of abuse history on sexually intrusive behavior by children: An analysis of child justice records
    Irit Hershkowitz
    School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Israel
    Child Abuse Negl 35:40-9. 2011
    ..Abuse history is then used to predict the nature of SIBs after controlling for other predictors...
  11. ncbi request reprint Differences between accounts provided by witnesses and alleged victims of child sexual abuse
    Michael E Lamb
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 27:1019-31. 2003
    ..To determine whether child witnesses of sexual abuse were more or less informative about the alleged incidents than alleged victims when interviewed similarly...