Genesis Pineiro
Child Abuse


  1. I. Introduction
  2. A. Child Abuse is more than just bruises and broken bones it is also physical and that is more visible, such as emotional abuse and neglect, also the shock due to the deep lasting scars.

  1. II. The Four Forms Of Abuse
  2. A. First - Emotional
-Emotional abuse is defined as the psychological and social growth of a child. That being said it’s a result of behavior such as loud yelling, rude attitude, harsh criticism, and the damage of the child’s personality (low self-esteem).
  1. B. Second -Physical
-involves physical aggression directed at a child by an adult. Most nations with child-abuse laws consider the deliberate infliction of serious injuries, or actions that place the child at obvious risk of serious injury or death, to be illegal. Physical abuse is the intentional or non-accidental production of a physical injury. Bruises, scratches, burns, broken bones, lacerations, as well as repeated “mishaps,” and rough treatment that could cause physical injury, are the results of physical abuse.
  1. C. Third -Sexual

  2. -Child sexual abuse is a form of child abuse in which an adult or older adolescent abuses a child for sexual stimulation.
Sexual abuse refers to the participation of a child in a sexual act aimed toward the physical gratification or the financial profit of the person committing the act.

  1. D. Lastly -Neglect
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Child neglect is the failure of a parent or other person with responsibility for the child to provide needed food, clothing, shelter, medical care, or supervision to the degree that the child's health, safety, and well-being are threatened with harm. Neglect is also a lack of attention from the people surrounding a child, and the non-provision of the relevant and adequate necessities for the child's survival, which would be a lacking in attention, love, and nurture.

  1. III. Conclusion
Im going to summarize all the forms of child abuse and also talk about how it shouldnt occur and people should be better parents and in other situations control themselves.

References


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Child_abuse