Tag Archives: child abuse and neglect

Protecting Your Child’s Mental Health

Mental health is all over the media. We hear about anxiety, depression, and a myriad of other mental health problems, but we rarely talk about what can be done before a diagnosis to help people be as mentally and emotionally healthy as possible. Here are three ways to protect your...
Read more

More of an Affect Than You Know

Are you a parent struggling with an drug addiction? You are well aware of the affects of drug and alcohol abuse and addiction in your own life. From its affects in your work life to your social life, there is very little left untouched. But have you considered the affects it...
Read more

Child neglect in U.S. – tragic facts about abused children

Child neglect is defined as continued failure to provide care and attention for a child’s needs (EX: food, clothing, shelter, medical care, education, love or protection from physical or emotional harm). Neglect is the most common type of child maltreatment. Types of child neglect -Physical neglect: the child’s life or physical...
Read more