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The Perfectly Imperfect Parent

So, just how perfect are you?  Not as a mom or a dad, but as a person.  Do you ever error, make mistakes, leave a mess, spill the milk or get upset?   645 more words


The staggering cost of silence: child abuse victims and stolen innocence

The well-groomed neighborhood was lined with a green umbrella of trees that swayed in the warm winds of summer as the last remnants of a long, hard winter faded. 174 more words

Child Abuse

Guest Post: Alidis Vicente Writes So Children Can Temporarily Escape Harsh Realities

By Alidis Vicente

Bruises. That’s what I saw on the face and body of a 15-year-old girl a few years ago as the school nurse examined her in front of me. 732 more words

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There's No Excuse for Child Abuse...National Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. It can be easy to sit back and state that children deserve a safe and loving atmosphere, to say all children should be cared for and protected, or that children should never be hurt. 570 more words

Gorodetsky, MD on Family Health Matters & Child Abuse Prevention Month

By JSGMedicalPractice

STUART, FL — APRIL 17, 2014 — Frederick Douglass said, “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.” This month, we observe National Child Abuse Prevention Month, which seeks to prevent child abuse while promoting the well-being of children. 597 more words

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National Child Abuse Prevention Month

President Reagan first designated April as National Child Abuse Prevention Month in 1983. Since then, organizations around the country have commemorated the month with activities and events. 756 more words


April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Did you know that April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month? Childhood should be a time of innocence and fun, yet tragically, for hundreds of thousands of children in the United States it is a time of abuse and neglect. 488 more words