Is Your Child Being Abused?

Know the Signs   The stories are shocking and appalling. Catholic clergy abusing children, a former USA Gymnastics doctor sexually abusing hundreds of young athletes, a beloved pediatrician abusing children, and multiple reports of children driven by bullies to...

Identifying Child Abuse and Neglect

Understanding the 4 Types of Child Abuse and Neglect   Things aren’t always what they seem. Most people hate the thought that children are abused and neglected, but it’s not necessarily easy to detect. But to raise awareness on the health, mental health, and...

Tips for Parenting Abused or Neglected Children

8 Tips for Parenting Abused or Neglected Children Parenting comes with many challenges. Whether dealing with temper tantrums, adolescent angst, or teen rebellion, it’s hard work that can often have you second-guessing your efforts. Parenting a child who’s been abused...

Healing From Childhood Abuse: Is It Possible?

It seems like a simple question. Our bodies can usually heal from broken bones and torn ligaments if appropriately treated. Does the same ring true for survivors of childhood abuse? The answer depends on many factors. Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) are known to...

Child Abuse Survivors: You’re Not Alone

Sharing Stories of Abuse Can Help It’s easy to understand how a survivor of child abuse and neglect could feel alone. It’s not a subject that’s talked about often. Unless a survivor has read or heard others’ stories, they are likely to suffer in silence.  Sharing your...