Abuse and Neglect of children
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The impac of abuse and negelct on the developing child.
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Child-welfare agencies offer targeted care to troubled kids

Child-welfare agencies offer targeted care to troubled kids | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — It used to happen dozens of times each year. A deeply troubled child would rage uncontrollably, and staff members would ride out the storm with holds and restraints.
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7 Reasons Children Don’t Disclose Abuse | Project Eve

7 Reasons Children Don’t Disclose Abuse | Project Eve | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
7 Reasons Children Don’t Disclose Abuse | Project Eve http://t.co/1nHL4jZu0k
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USA Swimming works to contain sex-abuse scandals - OCRegister (subscription)

USA Swimming works to contain sex-abuse scandals - OCRegister (subscription) | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
USA Swimming works to contain sex-abuse scandals OCRegister (subscription) Under mounting pressure from lawmakers in Washington and Sacramento for its handling of sexual abuse cases, USA Swimming is planning to launch an aggressive public relations...
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Researchers estimate actual number of child fatalities due to neglect and abuse - News-Medical.net

Researchers estimate actual number of child fatalities due to neglect and abuse - News-Medical.net | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
Researchers estimate actual number of child fatalities due to neglect and abuse News-Medical.net Approximately 1,700 children die of maltreatment every year in the United States, according to the National Child Abuse and Neglect Data System;...
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Antipsychotic Drugs May Triple Kids' Diabetes Risk, Study Suggests

Antipsychotic Drugs May Triple Kids' Diabetes Risk, Study Suggests | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
This class of drugs is increasingly used to treat children with ADHD, depression (Antipsychotic Drugs May Triple Kids' Diabetes Risk, Study Suggests http://t.co/c0oYfBFet6)...
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Children's home hosting private fireworks party - Cincinnati.com

Children's home hosting private fireworks party - Cincinnati.com | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
Children's home hosting private fireworks party
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What has been a public fundraiser in recent years for Children's Home of Northern Kentucky will be a private event in 2013. ...
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Despite efforts, child sex trafficking still increasing - Tbo.com

Despite efforts, child sex trafficking still increasing - Tbo.com | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
Despite efforts, child sex trafficking still increasing Tbo.com A recent report by a national tracking organization, the Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse, found a fourfold increase in federal child sex trafficking investigation nationwide...
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FBI — Operation Cross Country: Recovering Victims of Child Sex ...

FBI — Operation Cross Country: Recovering Victims of Child Sex ... | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
Three-day sweep in 76 cities recovers 105 sexually exploited children.
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App developed by KC doctor is a virtual voice for abused children - Kansas City Star

App developed by KC doctor is a virtual voice for abused children - Kansas City Star | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
Kansas City Star App developed by KC doctor is a virtual voice for abused children Kansas City Star Too many times, Anderst said, when child abuse was suspected and medical personnel tried to tell investigators in the field about an injury,...
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Motivational Enhancement Therapy: For Substance Abuse & More ...

Motivational Enhancement Therapy: For Substance Abuse & More ... | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
Motivational Enhancement Therapy could go a long way toward offering new insights into interpersonal and professional human relations, as well as those affected by the varied symptomatology of many mental illnesses.
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Early Childhood Development: the Promise, the Problem, and the Path Forward

Early Childhood: The Scale of the Problem More than 200 million children under the age of five in the developing world are at risk of not reaching their full development potential because they suffer from the negative consequences of poverty, nutritional...
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Teen moms looking for love - Akron Beacon Journal

Teen moms looking for love - Akron Beacon Journal | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
Teen moms looking for love
Akron Beacon Journal
In fact, the teenage birth rate in the United States continues to be higher than that of other developed countries. The five teenagers, mostly from the inner-city, came ...
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A mighty spirit in the face of childhood sexual abuse - The Virginian-Pilot

A mighty spirit in the face of childhood sexual abuse - The Virginian-Pilot | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
A mighty spirit in the face of childhood sexual abuse
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The horror of sexual abuse and the weight of her decision to prosecute her father nearly cost a young Norfolk woman her life.
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'Selfie' photographs trend 'puts children at risk of abuse' - Telegraph

'Selfie' photographs trend 'puts children at risk of abuse' - Telegraph | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
Posting ‘selfie’ photographs on social media can lead to the cyber bullying and abuse of young people, psychologists have warned. (RT @DRUDGE_REPORT: 'Selfie' photographs trend 'puts children at risk of abuse'...

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Families Living with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD): Child Abuse Kills a Kid's Soul! "The War Within: PTSD" by Ginger Kadlec...

Child abuse kills a kid's soul...http://t.co/iMULxE0ML8
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The Invisible Power of Childhood Emotional Neglect

The Invisible Power of Childhood Emotional Neglect | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
Emotional neglect can lead to feelings of emptiness and disconnection (Thank you @randikreger! http://t.co/jfXur0af0F)
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Prostitution often grows from a life filled with trauma — NewsWorks

Prostitution often grows from a life filled with trauma — NewsWorks | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
Philadelphia police made 633 prostitution arrests in the first half of this year Street prostitution and drug addiction tend to go hand in hand but many prostitutes who get busted and put in
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The US Can't Afford to Economize on Child Care - Bloomberg

The US Can't Afford to Economize on Child Care - Bloomberg | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
The US Can't Afford to Economize on Child Care
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Day care is the most neglected area of U.S. public policy for children.
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Physical punishment in childhood increased odds for CVD, obesity in adulthood - Healio

Physical punishment in childhood increased odds for CVD, obesity in adulthood - Healio | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
Science World Report Physical punishment in childhood increased odds for CVD, obesity in adulthood Healio Children who were punished with pushing or hitting, independent of severe child abuse, may have increased odds for developing adult CVD,...
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Specific changes in brain structure after different forms of child abuse

Specific changes in brain structure after different forms of child abuse | Abuse and Neglect of children | Scoop.it
Different forms of childhood abuse increase the risk for mental illness as well as sexual dysfunction in adulthood, but little has been known about how that happens. Scientists have now discovered a neural basis for this association.
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