EMOTIONAL ABUSE RESOURCES

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These are Emotional Abuse Resources.
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ARTICLES/INFORMATION/RESEARCH
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Girl, 12, testifies how stepdad 'waterboarded' her
New York Daily News, February 4, 2014

TX Bus Driver Taunts Crying Child
In the small town of Floresville, Tex., a sobbing little girl is bullied by school bus driver, who encourages other kids onboard to do the same.
Daily News, April 3, 2014.

CA mother, boyfriend held for murder of 3-year-old daughter
New York Daily News, February 3, 2014

Child molester says victim to blame for injuries
One of Mario Caruso's victims, now 19, is suing him because he moved back next door to her house after his released from jail in 2011.
USAToday, February 13, 2014

Special-ed kid turned camera on bully teacher
Daily News, November 18, 2011

The Psychological Maltreatment of Children—Technical Report
Pediatrics, Vol. 109, No. 4, April 2002

Fat Girl: A True Story
An excerpt from Judith Moore's memoir (2005)

Child Emotional Abuse
Fact sheet from the American Humane Association (2003)

Police: Abusive Dad Ruled House of Horrors
Boston Herald, June 15, 2001

Parents Sue Over Humiliation
Orlando Sentinel, June 2, 2002

Belittling, Shaming Child Causes Lasting Damage
Reuters Health, April 1, 2002

Rejection Massively Reduces IQ
NewScientist.com News Service, March 15, 2002

Boy May Eventually be Returned to His Family if Certain Conditions Met
The Standard-Examiner, November 27, 2001

Normal Life Within Victims' Grasp Despite Childhood Trauma of Abuse
The Dallas Morning News, June 16, 2001

Ethics and Orphans: The 'Monster Study'
Ethics & Orphans Part 2: An Experiment Leaves a Lifetime of Anguish
Special Report from The San Jose Mercury News, June 7, 2001, regarding a 1939 "experiment" secretly conducted at an orphanage, subjecting children to emotional abuse in order to induce stuttering, with the idea of "testing a new theory"

Children of Alcoholics: Caged, Silenced Songbirds
Healthology Press, June 2001

Bonding and Attachment in Maltreated Children: Consequences of Emotional Abuse in Childhood
Research by Bruce Perry, M.D., Ph.D., on the consequences of emotional abuse (2001)

The Educator's Role In Reporting the Emotional Abuse of Children
Journal of Instructional Psychology, September 2000

Evaluating and Reporting Emotional Abuse in Children: Parent-Based, Action-Based Focus Aids in Clinical Decision-Making
Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, July 2000

Psychological Abuse in the Voice Studio: Feeding Empty Egos
Article written by vocal teacher; also contains general information regarding the emotional abuse of students by teachers (2000)

Emotional Abuse: The Hidden Form of Maltreatment
Issues in Child Abuse Prevention No. 8, Spring 1997

You Carry the Cure in Your Own Heart
by Andrew Vachss, Parade, August 28, 1994

Selected Resources on the Emotional Abuse of Children
An annotated bibliography for researchers, educators, and consumers from the Children, Youth and Families Education and Research Network (1993)

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ORGANIZATIONS/AGENCIES
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American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists
3615 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20016
Phone: (202) 966-7300
www.aacap.org

Emotional Abuse of Children
National Exchange Club Foundation
3050 Central Avenue
Toledo, OH 43606
Phone: (419) 535-5232
Toll-free: 1-800-924-2643
www.preventchildabuse.com/emotion.htm

Kempe Children's Center
1825 Marion Street
Denver, CO 80218
Phone: (303) 864-5300
www.kempecenter.org

National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect
330 C Street, SW
Washington, DC 20447
Toll-free: 1-800-394-3366
nccanch.acf.hhs.gov

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