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Frank E. Vandervort

Frank E. Vandervort

Clinical Professor of Law
Member of University of Michigan Law School Faculty 2005-


Publications

Forthcoming | Books | Book Chapters | Journal Articles | Reviews
Other Publications | Reprints | Works in Progress & Working Papers

Forthcoming

  • Editor. Preventing Child Abuse: Critical Roles and Multiple Perspectives. Vincent J. Palusci, Donald E. Greydanus, and Joav Merrick, co-editors. New York: Nova Science, Forthcoming, 2020.

Books

  • Editor. Michigan Child Welfare Law Source Book. 7th ed. Ann Arbor: Michigan Child Welfare Law Resource Center, 2006.
    MLaw Catalog

Book Chapters

  • "The Law and Policy of Child Maltreatment." In Handbook of Interpersonal Violence and Abuse Across the Lifespan. 1st ed., by National Partnership to End Interpersonal Violence Across the Lifespan; edited by Robert Geffner et al., 1-22. New York: Springer International Publishing, 2021.
  • "'Of Sound Mind and Body': A Call for Universal Drug Screening for All Newborns." Vincent J. Palusci, co-author. In The Oxford Handbook of Children and the Law, edited by James G. Dwyer, 65-86. Oxford Handbooks Online. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2020.
    Full Text: Oxford Handbooks Online (UMich users) | Oxford Handbooks Online
  • "Legal Issues in Child Welfare Cases Involving Children with Disabilities." J. B. Kay, co-author. In Child Abuse: Children with Disabilities, edited by V. J. Palusci et al., 213-34. Hauppauge, N.Y.: Nova Science Publishers, Inc., 2017.
  • "Federal Legislation Protecting Children and Providing for Their Well-Being." In Child Welfare Law and Practice: Representing Children, Parents, and State Agencies in Abuse, Neglect, and Dependency Cases. 3rd ed., edited by D. Duquette, M. Hardin, and V. S. Sankaran, 231-74. Denver, Colo.: Bradford Publishing Co., 2016.
    MLaw Catalog
  • "What Works in Protecting Child Witnesses." K. C. Faller, co-author. In What Works in Child Welfare, edited by P. A. Curtis and G. Alexander. Washington, D.C.: Child Welfare League of America Press, 2012.
    U-M Library Search
  • "Child Protection Law and Procedure." In Michigan Family Law. 7th ed., edited by M. J. Kelly, J. A. Curtis, and R. A. Roane. (Ann Arbor, Mich.: Institute of Continuing Legal Education, 2011), 2: 23-1-23-66.
    MLaw Catalog
  • "The Indian Child Welfare Act." In Child Welfare Law and Practice: Representing Children, Parents, and State Agencies in Abuse, Neglect, and Dependency Cases. 2nd ed., edited by D. N. Duquette and A. M. Haralmabie, 257- 70. Denver, Colo.: Bradford Publishing Co., 2010.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository
  • "Special Issues in Transcultural, Transracial, and Gay and Lesbian Parenting and Adoption." R. B. Sanoshy, co-author. In Principles and Practice of Child and Adolescent Forensic Mental Health, edited by E. P. Benedek, P. Ash, and C. L. Scott, 197-216. Arlington, Va.: American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., 2010.
    U-M Library Search
    Full Text: WWW
  • "Shouldering the Shifted Burden: The Defense Attorneys." In Seeking Justice in Child Sexual Abuse: Shifting Burdens and Sharing Responsibilities, edited by K. M. Staller and K. C. Faller, 194-224. New York: Columbia University Press, 2010.
    U-M Library Search
  • "Professional Practitioners' Views on Videotaping: Capturing and Conveying a Child's Story." K. M. Staller, co-author. In Seeking Justice in Child Sexual Abuse: Shifting Burdens and Sharing Responsibilities, edited by K. M. Staller and K. C. Faller, 113-40. New York: Columbia University Press, 2010.
    U-M Library Search
  • "Legal Rights of Fetuses and Young Children." In Principles of Addictions and the Law: Applications in Forensic, Mental Health, and Medical Practice, edited by N. S. Miller, 229-51. Amsterdam: Academic Press/Elsevier, 2010.
    MLaw Catalog
  • "Federal Child Welfare Legislation." In Child Welfare Law and Practice: Representing Children, Parents, and State Agencies in Abuse, Neglect, and Dependency Cases. 2nd ed., edited by D. N. Duquette and A. M. Haralmabie, 199- 230. Denver, Colo.: Bradford Publishing Co., 2010.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository
  • "Child Sexual Abuse: Legal Burdens and Scientific Methods." K. M. Staller, co-author. In Seeking Justice in Child Sexual Abuse: Shifting Burdens and Sharing Responsibilities, edited by K. M. Staller and K. C. Faller, 1-32. New York: Columbia University Press, 2010.
    U-M Library Search
  • "Confidentiality of Educational Records and Child Protective Proceedings." In Addressing the Educational Needs of Children in Foster Care in Michigan: Resources and Best Practices, 5-8. Lansing, Mich.: State Court Adminsitrative Office, Child Welfare Services Division, 2007.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository | WWW
  • "The GAL Investigation." W. Lansat, co-author. In The Guardian Ad Litem Handbook for Divorce Practice, edited by C. R. Thacker. State Bar of Michigan Family Law Section, 2006.
  • "Federal Child Welfare Law and Policy: Understanding the Federal Law and Funding Process." M. Rollin and A. M. Haralambie, co-authors. In Child Welfare Law and Practice: Representing Children, Parents, and State Agencies in Abuse, Neglect, and Dependency Cases, by National Association of Counsel for Children; edited by M. Ventrell and D. N. Duquette, 143-83. Denver, Colo.: Bradford Publishing, 2005.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository
  • "Child Protection Law and Procedure." In Michigan Family Law. 6th ed., edited by M. J. Kelly, J. A. Curtis and R. A. Roane, 2, 22:1 - 22:60. Ann Arbor, Mich.: Institute of Continuing Legal Education, 2004. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
    MLaw Catalog

Journal Articles


Other Publications

  • Promoting Justice for Abusive Head Trauma: Information and Strategies for Effective Courtroom Presentation. Paul Stern, Vincent J. Palusci, Ronald C. Hughes, and Robert Parrish, co-authors. Columbus, Ohio: The Center for Child Policy, 2019.
    Full Text: WWW
  • "Reviewer’s Note." V. J. Palusci, co-author. The Quarterly Update, 36. The Ray E. Helfer Society, XXIV (2017).
    Full Text: MLaw Repository | WWW
  • "Juvenile Justice Reform and the Myth of the Superpredator." Bridge Mag. (May 17, 2016).
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  • "New Study Confirms Link Between Hitting Children and Poor Outcomes." Chron. Soc. Change, Fostering Media Connections. May 5, 2016.
    Full Text: WWW
  • "Hastert and Duggars, Two Very Different Cases of Sexual Misconduct." Chron. Soc. Change, June 22, 2015.
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  • State Editor. Juvenile Collateral Consequences in the State of Michigan. J. Seber, lead author. American Bar Association, 2013.
    Full Text: WWW
  • Parents' Attorney Protocol. V. Sankaran, co-author. Michigan State Court Administrative Office Guideline. Lansing, Mich.: State Court Administrative Office, Child Welfare Services Division, 2008.
    Full Text: MLaw Repository | WWW

Forthcoming | Books | Book Chapters | Journal Articles | Reviews
Other Publications | Reprints | Works in Progress & Working Papers

Revised 11/16/2020