Tag: Child Trends

5 Myths about Child Maltreatment

| April 26, 2015
5 Myths about Child Maltreatment

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, when organizations across the country come together to raise awareness about child abuse.Child abuse, or maltreatment, can take different forms, including neglect, psychological maltreatment, and physical or sexual abuse. Maltreatment can result in long-lasting negative consequences to children’s physical, psychological, behavioral, societal, and even biological development. During this month and […]

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