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~about child abuse & neglect~

These links cover child physical abuse and childhood neglect as pertaining to an adult survivor.


Please click here if you are looking for information about

::Ongoing Child Abuse Or Neglect::.




PTSD & Dealing With Abusive Parents
A Q&A letter to Psych Central, the reply has advice from a licensed clinical social worker.
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Child Abuse & Neglect: a Factsheet
A thorough overview of what defines abuse and neglect from the Public Health Agency of Canada's National Clearinghouse on Family Violence.
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The Causes of Child Neglect
Presented by CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates), the Foster Care Review Board and the State Supreme Court of Arizona, this page discusses the nature and possible causes of unstable, non-nurturing or hostile parenting.
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Risk Factors for Child Neglect
Written for volunteer human services workers, this NYS Coalition for Children page gives an easy-to-read look into the nature of families prone to child neglect.
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Long Term Consequences of Abuse & Neglect
A well-researched publication from the Child Welfare Information Gateway this factsheet provides an overview of some of the most common long term physical, psychological, behavioral, and societal consequences of child abuse and neglect. Also available en Español.
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About Child Abuse & Adult Anxiety
One survivor to another, an encouraging, insightful Q&A from About.com focusing on the cause and effect of child abuse and post-traumatic anxiety in adulthood
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Breaking the Cycle of Abuse
A Caremark Health Resources article about the need to come to terms with abuse suffered in childhood. Offers suggestions how to go about doing it and discusses the benefits this kind of healing work can have.
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The Effects of Child Abuse Can Last a Lifetime
Produced by the Center for the Advancement of Health, this is an in-depth look at:
The Issue
The Facts
How Adversity Breeds Disease
Abused Stress Response
The Long-Lasting Effects
How the Altered Stress Response May Make You Sick
Abusing the Brain
The Research
(The CFAH is an independent nonprofit corporation that does extensive work in care, prevention and chronic disease management, with an emphasis on how social, behavioral and economic factors affect illness and well-being. )
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Q & A About Memories of Childhood Abuse
From the American Psychological Association's APA Online site, this page is a FAQ about reported memories of childhood abuse and understanding how repressed, recovered, or suggested memories may occur. There is also information about what to do if you or a family member is concerned about a childhood memory.
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You Carry the Cure in Your Own Heart
An article from Parade Magazine by attorney and author Andrew Vachss. Vachss, a long-time, passionate advocate against child abuse, examines the complex and widespread topic of emotional abuse: what it is, what it does to children and what can be done about it.
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Recommended Reads from the National Child Traumatic Stress Network
This reading list (compiled by experts in the National Child Traumatic Stress Network) includes important recent work as well as classic books and articles on child physical abuse and neglect by Network and other experts in the field.
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Exploring the Role of Child Abuse in Later Drug Abuse
As many as two-thirds of those in treatment for drug abuse report childhood physical, sexual, or emotional abuse. However, researchers in the field are still are confronted with broad gaps in information. NIDA Notes, the official newsletter of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) looks into what is known and the difficulties of this research.
(NIDA is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) , a component of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services).
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Hidden Scars: How Child Abuse Affects the Brain
Physicist, winner of a Guggenheim fellowship and former editor for Scientific American, Madhusree Mukerjee looks at the psychobiologocal changes in a person's brain development when they have been exposed to abuse in the home. Written in easy-to-understand language, this essay first appeared in the October 1995 issue of Scientific American.
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PTSD & childhood trauma
The Uplift Program's Bob Murray, PhD, discusses the link between PTSD, depression and childhood trauma.
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Emotional Child Abuse[PDF]
Available in PDF or in [HTML], this factsheet from Prevent Child Abuse.org describes what childhood emotional abuse is and the long-term consequences it can have on adult survivors.
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Gender Differences in Health Consequences of Abuse & Neglect
Childhood abuse and neglect: specificity of effects on adolescent and young adult depression and suicidality. An article from the Journal of the American Academy of Child Adolescent Psychiatry.
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The Root of Child Abuse: Anger
An article from the website of The American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress. Focuses on child abuse by burning, describes the perpetrators and looks at some of the explosive responses children may eventually have when abused in this manner.
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Alcoholism and Its Effect on the Family
AllPsych.com looks at the way that adult children of alcoholics (ACOAs) often don’t relate their problems to having grown up in a family with an alcoholic parent.

~personal sites~

Rainbow Hope
Holli's Triumph
A Time to Heal
Kim's Safe Place
Thunderstorms & Rainbows
Ghostwolf~Out of the Abyss
Steel Tears

~peer support~

Adult Survivors of Child Abuse(ASCA)
i survive.org
Adults Abused As Children(AAAC)
Help for Adult Victims of Child Abuse(HAVOCA)
Sibling Abuse Survivors' Info & Advocacy Network (SASIAN)
Adult Survivors of Child Abuse & Neglect Forum
Adult Children of Child Abuse
Child Abuse Survivors Confidential (CASC)
No More Tears
Adult Child Abuse Survivors
Adults Recovering from Narcissistic Parents
Growing Beyond Emotional Abuse: Resources for Healing
Dealing With Abusive Parents Forum
Single Parents Network
Angels That Care

~resources~

Catharsis Foundation
Nat'l Center for Missing & Exploited Children
Nat'l Resource Center on Child Abuse & Neglect (NRCCAN)
Nat'l Child Traumatic Stress Network
Prevent Child Abuse America (PCA)
childabuse.org
Child Abuse Prevention Network
Nat'l Council on Child Abuse & Family Violence (NCCAFV)
Child Welfare Info Gateway

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    MedlinePlus
    Health information from the National Library of Medicine. Easy access to Medline and Health topics, medical dictionaries, directories and publications.
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    Medline Plus en Espanol
    MedlinePlus Información de Salud de la Biblioteca Nacional de Medicina.
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    familydoctor.org
    Health information for the whole family.
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    Médico de Familia
    Panfletos informativos sobre enfermedades y consejos de salud dirigidos a la familia por la Academia Americana de Médicos Familiares.
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    WebMD
    The leading source for trustworthy and timely and credible health news and information.
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    healthfinder®
    healthfinder® is a free guide to reliable health information, by the US Department of Health and Human Services.
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    español - healthfinder®
    healthfinder® - Un servicio del centro de información nacional de la salud, departamento de los Estados Unidos de la salud.
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    NIMH: Mental Health Topics
    A service of the National Library of Medicine, provides health information from NIH and outside organizations.
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    NIMH Publicaciones en Español
    Información mental de la salud de NIMH.
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    Mental Health Resource Center
    National Mental Health Association’s information and referral center serves people seeking mental health information for themselves, family members or friends.
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    Information and resources about mental health issues for consumers, professionals, students and supporters.
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