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Navigating the Justice System, Part Three: As a Young Adult

HA note: The following is reprinted with permission from Sarah Henderson’s blog Feminist in Spite of Them. It was originally published on her blog on June 12, 2014. 878 more words


A few causes of Child Abuse

Reasons why children are abused.

People are increasingly finding it hard to live,survive with in the family and on their own.Or some people are desperate for money. 679 more words


Child abuse reports increase but less than half investigated: report

The Sydney Morning Herald Rachel Browne July 25, 2014

The number of child abuse reports increased by 15 per cent over the past two years, but more than half of all reports were never investigated by authorities, according to new figures from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. 24 more words

Clinical Forensic Medicine

Day fourty-one: Stoner

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You were born on a small island in Greece.

The day was cloudy and your mother screamed for hours.

A Hundred Days Of Writing

It was a heel he hit her with

I was maybe eight, possibly older, but it doesn’t really matter when things have all merged into one.

Dates and times are irrelevant to me, events are chronological based on the emotional intensity I attach to them. 242 more words


The Shocking Health Issue Facing Today's Soldiers

According to a new survey, American male soldiers are more likely to have endured childhood trauma. More specifically, men who had voluntarily served in the military after 1973 were more likely to have lived through a negative childhood experience. 215 more words