Tag Archives: Child Abuse

How Can Child Abuse Victims Move On

Even the phrase ‘child abuse’ can send a chill up the spines to many decent hearted folks around the world. The thought of poor, defenseless children, being abused by those in charge of them is almost too much to bare. So why is child abuse such a rampant crime throughout America? According to ChildHelp.og more

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Child Sexual Abuse: Definition, Prevention, and Coping

Child sexual abuse is a terrible act that robs children of the most innocent time in their lives. It forces the child to grow up faster than they would have done otherwise. It robs them of their spontaneity, encouraging the young one to act more cautious of the world, and to expect hurt from everyone

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What Is Child Neglect?

What is Child Neglect? Child neglect occurs when a child is not properly cared for. The child will experience a lack of nutrition, medical attention, educational needs, supervision, emotional and housing needs, and basic day to day necessities. Millions of cases of child neglect goes unreported each year. Parents, caregivers and guardian have the responsibility

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Child Neglect: Stop the Cycle By Reporting Suspected Neglect

Child abuse and neglect both leave serious scars behind, but in many cases, it’s harder to identify the signs of neglect. Ensuring that children receive the help that they need quickly increases their chance of healing, breaking the cycle of abuse and neglect. According to the American Humane Association, out of the children who experience

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Child Abuse Hotline

There are so many child protection agencies worldwide that supports the emotional, social, intellectual, and physical development of children. Millions of children are victimized each year by family members, friends, and other trusting adults. Many children lose their lives, or are permanently injured from neglect, abuse or abandonment. What these agencies do is answer the

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The Constant Need for Child Protection Services

Child protection services are standardized services provided by the government and were specifically designed to protect underage children from harm. The secondary purpose is to encourage and support stability and functionality of families. Although some states use terms like “Child Protection”,” Department of Child and Family Services”, “Department of Social Services” or similar, Child Protective

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I Hate My Dad : Child Abuse

But, I Hate My Dad! It is common to have a difficult relationship with your parents, especially during your adolescent years. Dealing with the hectic stress of growing up can be full of unseen pressures and may cause you to feel irritable and angry towards your parents. However, although this is normal, there are certain feelings

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Colleen Adarhormazd on Childhood Bullying

Check out our interview with Colleen Adarhormazd on Childhood Bullying. My name is Colleen Adarhormazd. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Corvallis, Oregon. I have worked in schools, community agencies, churches and county mental health programs. I have counseled children who have been bullied as well as children who have engaged in bullying behavior.

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Signs of Child Abuse

Child abuse is a saddening situation that occurs in the homes of more than 700,000 children per year. Many concerned citizens, teachers and family members report the instances to the proper authorities. Unfortunately, many cases of child abuse go unmentioned for various reasons including shame, fear and ridicule. Many abused children feel as if the

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Definition of Child Abuse and Identifying an Abused Child

Child Abuse! Child protective agencies work hard to help the child abused and the parents get the help they need to become a loving family again. However, children in abusive homes can go unnoticed and technology cannot predict those at risk. Child abuse happens: In all religions At any socioeconomic level In every ethnic group

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When does Child Abuse become Negligence?

When it comes to children there are plenty of very impassioned people out there that have published tons of research on the subject. As such, it is now easier than ever to learn just what child abuse is, what types of abuse are out there, and to learn a little bit more about when child

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The Status of Child Abuse in The United Kingdom

Child abuse is one of the most heinous of all types of crimes. Acts of violence against children can occur anywhere. Child abuse cases are reported against parents, caregivers, teachers, neighbors, family members and play mates. In the United Kingdom, reports of child abuse have constantly increased between the years of 2003 and 2014. In

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