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…

Recovering from Child Abuse

The prevalence of child abuse in Canada is approximately 1%. This may seem not to be very high but the impact child abuse has on those affected has far reaching consequences. This is best illustrated by more statistics, so I am going to summarize these over the next few paragraphs. While you review them, I…