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Early Childhood Parent Training: A Vital Tool for Psychologists

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. This post is the first in a series about APA’s ACT Parents Raising Safe Kids (ACT-RSK) program. ACT-RSK teaches positive parenting skills to parents and caregivers of children from birth to age 8. 749 more words

Children And Youth

Forever Babies

My children are my forever babies. No matter how old they get, no matter how our relationship adjusts to age they will always be my babies. 672 more words

Child Abuse Awareness Month begins

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)-It’s child abuse awareness month and today the South Central Child Advocacy Center kicked off their 2nd annual pinwheel event to bring awareness to community. 216 more words


Dr. Peter Levine on Child Sexual Abuse and Relational Trauma in the Context of the Patient-Therapist Relationship

Here’s another one by Dr. Levine. Now, this may trigger some. However – and seeing as I come from a history of abuse in early and later childhood, which was largely emotional and verbal, I don’t recall sexual abuse – I find him to be spot on with everything he says and particularly… 61 more words


Woodbury man charged for assaulting 11-week-old daughter

WOODBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — A Woodbury man is facing assault and risk of injury charges after police say he hurt his 11-week-old daughter.

According to police, 21-year-old Benjamin Marshall abused the baby back on June 28, 2014. 237 more words


Pinwheels offer symbols of hope to prevent child abuse

More than 5,000 metallic pinwheels were planted on the State Capitol front lawn Sunday afternoon to shed light on an important topic.

April is Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month and the pinwheels are symbols of hope for children to live happy and healthy lives. 149 more words


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