This article written by co-founder and medical director of the Program for Torture Victims, Los Angeles reviews the available literature on the topic of children and torture. The author also identifies significant issues relevant to torture against children and effective strategies and preventative programs.
Quiroga, J. "Torture in Children." Torture. Vol 19, No. 2 (2009): 66-87. (Link below is to full article PDF on IRCT site. This entire volume of TORTURE is devoted to the issue of working with youth.)