Child Abuse: Infographics
Every facet of #childabuse discussed, named, and resources for help offered, in easy to read fact-based language. #prevention
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Child Abuse in America. Parents are killing their children. Be aware, report suspicions of abuse/neglect and help educate these parents. If you think a child is being abused, go to reportchildabusenow.com to find your state's hotline number. This is an epidemic that is worsening. We have to change it.
Common effects of DV on kids who witness it........ Children who witness violence in their homes often feel betrayed. Their pain is caused by the very people who are supposed to love and protect them. Both the aggressor and victim are the child’s PRIMARY ROLE MODELS for learning about social & emotional relationships. The child’s core feelings in this situation are: •“There is no safe or protected place for me” •“My caregiver cannot protect her/himself . . . and, therefore, can’t protect me”
Experiences from the earliest days of childhood play an important role in shaping the brain’s development. Sadly, traumatic episodes leave the deepest impressions, manifesting themselves in adulthood in health issues ranging from increased stress to substance abuse. Learn more about the lasting impact of childhood trauma on chronic adult disorders.