Reviewed Abuse Videos Links
(viewing 1 - 5 of 8)Child Abuse and Family Conflict
Dr. David Kolko defines physical abuse and reviews the impact of abuse and family conflict on children. In addition, he discusses helpful resources for families.
How childhood trauma affects health across a lifetime
Childhood trauma isn’t something you just get over as you grow up. Pediatrician Nadine Burke Harris explains that the repeated stress of abuse, neglect and parents struggling with mental health or substance abuse issues has real, tangible effects on the development of the brain. This unfolds across a lifetime, to the point where those who’ve experienced high levels of trauma are at triple the risk for heart disease and lung cancer. An impassioned plea for pediatric medicine to confront the prevention and treatment of trauma, head-on.
Emotional Abuse Is Far Worse Than You Think
Emotional abuse is traumatic, and not enough is being done about stopping it! How bad is it?
Recognize and Prevent Emotional Abuse
Patrick Doyle of Veritas Counseling talks about emotional abuse, discussing ways to recognize and prevent it from happening in your family.
Know the Signs
One in three adolescents in the U.S. is a victim of physical, sexual, emotional, or verbal abuse from a dating partner. Relationship abuse can exist in many forms and non-violent forms of abuse often precede physical abuse. This PSA encourages teens to know the warning signs of relationship abuse and provides resources for help.