For Immediate Release: Social Justice Organizers-Protest (DCFS) call for immediate attention and investigation by Officials and immediate DCFS overhaul

For Immediate Release: Social Justice Organizers-Protest Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) call for immediate attention and investigation by Officials and immediate DCFS overhaul  713 more words

Quote 118 - Signs of Narcissistic Parent 17

Never wrong.  Even when they made a mistake or treated you in an unfair way, they never apologized for their mistakes.

Dysfunctional Family

Child Abuse - How to Prevent and Face it!

Dear Parent(s),

The topic that I’m writing today is extremely crucial, critical, sensitive and provocative. No, it’s NOT rape, perhaps more serious and shameful than that – it’s ‘CHILD ABUSE’. 1,494 more words

Abused Children

League Supports CASA

Learn more about CASA of Douglas County — Court-appointed special advocates for Children

The need for CASA advocates is greater than ever. Their website says: 173 more words


Marie's Reading: "Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine" by Gail Honeyman

Eleanor Oliphant is fine.  Completely fine.  Or at least, that’s what she tells herself, when the loneliness starts to be too much or when she has yet another awkward encounter with another person.  323 more words

Book Reviews

Quote 61 : Push people away

When we used to get hurt, we don’t know how to react when others appreciate us.

End up we pushing people away.

Psychological Abuse

The Signs of Child Abuse and Neglect You Should Know

By N. Usher

While it can be hard to prevent child abuse and neglect, knowing the warning signs can help you put an end to these horrible wrongs much quicker. 486 more words

Trauma, Child Abuse Prevention