Is it abuse to call your child stupid?

Answer Yes, it is undeniably abuse. Children are by definition young and impressionable. They probably don't have the experience to know that such a harsh label could just be the way a stressed or angry p... Read More »

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Who can a child call to report child abuse?

Kids Helpline is one of the best ways to get help with your problems. You can call them on 1800 55 1800, but if you don't have access to a phone, then you can talk to someone via their website: htt... Read More »

Can charges for child abuse be brought on foster parents after child becomes an adult and remembers the abuse?

Answer In some cases the statute of limitations begins when you remember the abuse. I would try to find a lawyer, but this is pretty hard if you don't have the money.If these people are still fos... Read More »

How do you deal with ex-husband and step mother whom have custody who continue to emotionally abuse your child and make you as the mom look bad to the point that your child hates you?

In most cases, yes. The charge would be Child Endangerment.

Is humiliating your child in public one of the worst forms of child abuse?

Not as bad as locking them in a small cage or starving them, I would say, but still child abuse for sure. How can a child growing up in that environment ever hope to have decent self-esteem??