The paper should describe the following: Why is the topic important for victims of child abuse? What is the impact of your topic on marginalized populations? What are the underlying aspects associated with this problem area? Are there historical facts that would help us better understand this problem area? Are there laws that prevent/hinder this problem? What does this problem impact? What kinds of research have been conducted to help us understand this problem? What suggestions have researchers proposed and have they been implemented or evaluated? You are not limited to these questions. However, do not simply submit a general review of facts. Critical analysis regarding answers to these types of questions is expected.

Maladaptive responses to child abuse