Is hitting your child in the mouth abuse?
Hitting a child anywhere (except the buttocks in limited cases) is considered abuse.
Child abuse is hitting someone in your family. bullying is children saying or hitting another child.
Yes, hitting a child or anyone else in the stomach is abuse. Hitting a child in the stomach can do serious damage to organs or even possibly the rib cage.
Yes; physically hitting or hurting your child in ANY way is child abuse.
Hitting a child in any way, with or without an object is still known as "Physical Child Abuse."
It is difficult to make child abuse illegal everywhere because some people do not understand there is a difference in discipline and hitting.
There is no special law, it can be child abuse if it is excessive, otherwise it would be assault or battery.
No unless you are causing true damage to the child.
Parents should not be hitting their children at all, at any age. Child abuse is a crime.
No that is considered child abuse. Spanking is legal in the US though as long as it does not leave marks.
Because hitting children/metal abuse is messed up and anyone who does that to a innocent child will mess the child up and is messed up themselves... The people who do this deserve to get killed or thrown in jail for life
Yes, it is very illegal. It is known as child abuse. If you know of this happening, report to the police.
if the stepchild is being abused, call 911/the state abuse hotline.
Many children die from child abuse mentally and physically. They die from physical abuse because most likely the abuser is an adult. If an adult its a child it could kill them. They suffer from mental abuse because they do not know what to think. All they know is that someone four times their age is hitting them as hard as they can.
When a child is spanked he/she is getting hit and that makes it abusive. The child learns that hitting is a solution to problems. There are other ways to displine a child.
Yes it is, you sick person.
YES. It is a physical (and possibly mental) form of child abuse, and you can be charged with anything from battery to child endangerment to inflicting mental distress. DON'T HIT YOUR KIDS! Cool down and go kick around your garbage cans or something. There's NOTHING a child can do to deserve abuse.
Yes and no. Child abuse can take many forms. But the result, or the impact it has on the child, is emotional and psychological. The forms child abuse can take are emotional child abuse, psychological child abuse (also referred to as mental child abuse), and physical child abuse.
There are many excuses adults use to think child abuse is acceptable. It's disgusting. I was abused as a child and my step father used the excuse simply because he 'didnt like me'. The person causing the child abuse may have mental health problems or anger issues. Some people don't see any wrong in hitting and abusing a child but they have no idea how it affects the child. It sticks with them for the… Read More
It can consider hitting or just not feeding and watering them.
Opinion: Spanking is widely considered appropriate until a certain age, this age is determined usually by the parent, and generally stops when the child becomes independent and understanding of right and wrong. Any other form of hitting is and always will be considered abuse. This form of abuse can be both mentally and physically abusive, because the child will assume that it is okay for this to happen because their parents are doing it, but… Read More
If you hit your child you totally lost the trust and relationship with your child. NO! do not hit your child ever..... i dont want to say you can't hit your child but i deffinitly dont want you to think it is okay to hit your child. hitting your child is basically child abuse and child abuse can cause worst case senareo that your child is taken and put into foster care. also, you would… Read More
yes it is. no matter how someone hits you it is considered abuse.
Some of the books that are helpful in preventing child abuse are "Understanding Child Abuse & Neglect", "Child Abuse: Implications for Child Development and Psychopathology (Development Clinical Psychology and Psychiatry)", and "Child Abuse and Culture: Working with Diverse Families".
By law, hitting a child with an object such as a belt is considered whipping and thus is considered child abuse, which is illegal. Depending on the severity the sentence length and punishments differ, however, it is common for the child to be removed from their parent. So yes, spanking with a belt is illegal in Washington
No not with child abuse, but child endangerment. She will be charged with abuse if she abuses her child! (i am a law enforcement officer)
Is it a punishment or abuse if a parent hits their child making a bruise because of mouthing off or telling the parents no?
It is considered abuse if you hit children hard enough to leave marks. This is why they have booties, if you feel the need to spank. If you're leaving marks, you are hitting them too hard!
Substance and child abuse are similar because they both are the resulting direction of one's emotions. In substance abuse, the person tries to drown out their emotions by drinking. In child abuse, the person takes their emotions out on the child.
Physically attacking a child is abuse.
That is the correct spelling for "child abuse."
Hitting them anywhere is abusive.
Anything is possible but, since the person is married and (supposedly) functioning as an adult, I doubt that the charge of CHILD Abuse would hold up. Probably the more correct charge would be "Simple Assault" or possibly Domestic Violence" depending on the victims relationship to the one who struck them.
In the state of California child abuse is physical injury inflicted on a child that is not accidental. Child abuse in the state of California is also defined as endangering a child.
Rix G. Rogers has written: 'An overview of issues and concerns related to the sexual abuse of children in Canada' -- subject(s): Child Abuse, Sexual, Child abuse, Child sexual abuse, Sexual Child Abuse 'Reaching for solutions: The report of the Special Advisor to the Minister of National Health and Welfare on child sexual abuse' -- subject(s): Child abuse, sexual -- Canada
people don't fall pregnant by child abuse. Child abuse is where they hurt their or a child (children). You can get pregnant by being raped!
Child abuse is a epedemic
the one who see child abuse
A parent has the right to discipline their child, which includes corporal punishment (spanking/hitting). A child, however, is legally protected from cruel and unusual punishment from the parent. Generally speaking, if the parent is leaving a serious bruise, the child is being subjected to excessive punishment that constitutes "child abuse". Any further specification is a personal opinion.
In most civilised countries, hitting a child is illegal and would indeed get you arrested.
there are many kinds of abuse. there's physical abuse, which is when someone puts physical pain upon someone, such as beating/hitting someone. there's emotional abuse, which is just as bad as physical abuse. Emotional abuse is abuse of someone's feelings. You could intentionally tell someone their stupid, or ugly, or worthless, and that's putting their feelings down. Bullying someone is emotional abuse. NO ONE HAS THE RIGHT TO ABUSE ANY ONE IN ANY KIND OF… Read More
Abandoning, under-feeding them, tying them up out of reach of food, dogfighting, euthanizing for no apparent reason, hitting it and leaving it to die. If you wouldn't do it to your child, you probably shouldn't do it to your pet.
No because that is animal abuse.
That would be child abuse and a 21yo mom is already charged for that in the US. You basically made your child smoke weed. They get affected by the smoke. So don't even think about it.
yes because if you cause an harm to your child its counted as child abuse
If there is child abuse, report it to child protection services.
child abuse is stressful, because it can really impact that child throughout their lives
Some websites helping the fight against child abuse include Safe Network, Prevent Child Abuse, Child Abuse, Young Minds, Parents Protect, Stop if Now UK, and Child Help.
child abuse happen mostly when people want to
The physical striking of a child can be considered abuse. Ignoring a child is neglect, but if the child comes to harm while being ignored that can be considered abuse.
There has been controversy over how far a parent, teacher, coach, etc. can discipline a child without it being considered abuse. Obviously, a teacher using the f word with a student is abuse, but what about a parent spanking a child? How far can a parent go before it is child abuse? This makes the topic of child abuse controversial.
I hope that child abuse will end, but I am afraid it may not, because in some places, people do not see child abuse as being a terrible thing.