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Child Abuse Awareness Month begins

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– Child Abuse Awareness Month has begun. If you pass by the New Haven Green Wednesday morning you’ll see colorful pin-wheels. They’re are designed to raise awareness of child abuse. 154 more words


Dr. Peter Levine on Child Sexual Abuse and Relational Trauma in the Context of the Patient-Therapist Relationship

Here’s another one by Dr. Levine. Now, this may trigger some. However – and seeing as I come from a history of abuse in early and later childhood, which was largely emotional and verbal, I don’t recall sexual abuse – I find him to be spot on with everything he says and particularly… 61 more words


Woodbury man charged for assaulting 11-week-old daughter

WOODBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — A Woodbury man is facing assault and risk of injury charges¬†after police say he hurt his 11-week-old daughter.

According to police, 21-year-old Benjamin Marshall abused the baby back on June 28, 2014. 237 more words


Pinwheels offer symbols of hope to prevent child abuse

More than 5,000 metallic pinwheels were planted on the State Capitol front lawn Sunday afternoon to shed light on an important topic.

April is Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month and the pinwheels are symbols of hope for children to live happy and healthy lives. 149 more words


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Day of Hope (01/01)

Celebrate this Day Of Hope by volunteering at your local chapters, finding ways that you can work to help raise awareness of child abuse and how to approach those situations where you suspect it may be occurring.

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Beating the Sexuality out of Black Girls: Why?

(CW for abuse of all sorts of natures)

I love Tumblr, I really do. ¬†I stay away from most fandoms of shit I like (I’ve been in the game for 20 years – the drama gets old), I follow a bunch of awesome social justice minded people, and if I ever needed to know if two or more men can actually fuck in a position I’m imagining, I just check my Dashboard. 1,149 more words