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Dubai Foundation for Women and Children Aims to Help Domestic Abuse Victims

Their vision is simple and admirable.  “A community free of violence and abuse.” In the United Arab Emirates, the first ever non-profit organization to benefit women and children affected by domestic abuse  has been working proudly towards their goal since 2007, and has helped hundreds of women and children recover from verbal, physical, and sexual abuse.   151 more words

Domestic Violence

Child Sexual Exploitation Resources

The topic of Child Sexual Exploitation is timely and troublesome, with high profile cases of child pornography coming out all the time.  It is crucial that medical, legal, and social services professionals are well informed on the topic of child sexual exploitation in order to identify it, prevent it, and address it when necessary. 230 more words

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Understanding and Identifying Munchausen Syndrome By Proxy

Munchausen Syndrome By Proxy is a terrifying mental disorder that often results in the abuse or neglect of children.  We’ve mentioned it before in an attempt to raise awareness about chemical child abuse, which is relatively common among Munchausen’s patients, but now we would like to give a more in-depth examination of the disorder itself and how to spot it. 563 more words


NCAC Celebrates 30 Years of Fighting Child Abuse

In 1985, Congressman Robert “Bud” Cramer was the District Attorney of Madison County where he recognized the need for a more effective system to fight child abuse. 246 more words

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So What Do You Do?

This is a question we all have to answer – probably more than you realize. On average, due to the things I’m involved in and where I’m at in life, meeting new people pretty frequently, I answer this question at least once a week. 238 more words

Thoughtful Thursday

Video Evidence of African American Child Abuse, Neglect and Maltreatment

Restore Pride In Parenting; End Child Abuse & Neglect



African American Child Abuse, Neglect and Maltreatment

Of course, my first reaction was wanting to immediately protect both of these children from the emotional and physical harm being inflicted on them by adults in their neighborhood. 671 more words

Child Abuse