The Impact of Child Abuse

One third of children under age 15 have suffered some form of child abuse. Child abuse has a great impact on the development of a person’s understanding of the world. Child abuse affects emotional development. Children who have been abused are less resilient. There is no better way to understand how much abuse as a…

What a Teacher Does

One glorious afternoon last October, I was walking downstairs in the hospital to go out for a short walk to break up my day. As I walked toward the door, I saw a familiar looking couple walking arm in arm along a quiet corridor. I stopped, puzzled, trying to remember them and to say “hello”.…