PHYSICIAL CHILD ABUSE RESOURCES

Click here to return to The Zero

These are Physical Child Abuse Resources.
Please also see:
Emotional Abuse || Child Neglect || Sexual Abuse || General Child Abuse Resources


ARTICLES/INFORMATION/RESEARCH
(click here for Organizations/Agencies)


Brooklyn dad tortured 3-year-old son with Legos, shot him with BB gun, cops say
" A Brooklyn dad tortured his 3-year-old son by forcing him to kneel on Legos until his skin split and he bled, shooting him with a BB gun and burning and whipping him, police said.
Leonardo Decouite, 23, was busted at about 4 a.m. Sunday and faces several counts of felony assault."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, March 7, 2016.

Harlem teacher with history of hurting kids busted for assaulting 7-year-old special needs student
"A teacher at a troubled Harlem elementary school with a long history of hurting kids has been arrested for his latest violent outburst, this time against a special-needs student, police allege."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, February 24, 2016.

Police grill schizophrenic babysitter, career criminal boyfriend in brutal death of Staten Island toddler
" Police are investigating a pill-popping, schizophrenic babysitter and her career criminal boyfriend in connection with the death of a Staten Island toddler, sources said Monday.
Little Anthony Delgado, just 16 months old, had been hit numerous times in the head, had rectal bleeding and suffered what resembles a bite or burn on his penis, sources said."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, February 23, 2016.

Brooklyn mom who drowned her daughter regularly punished kids by placing them inside water-filled storage container
" The children of an abusive mom — accused of drowning her daughter because she was mad that she urinated on herself — lived a life of horror, law enforcement sources said Wednesday.
Over the weekend, Lin Li allegedly placed 2-year-old Melody Zheng in a storage container inside the bathroom tub and left the water running — a form of punishment she and her brother regularly endured, sources said."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, March 17, 2016.

Man accused of raping girls, infecting them with HIV
"HOUSTON (KTRK) --David Richard Wilson, 33, was found guilty of the sexual assault of a child in 2005 and sentenced to four years in prison. Six years later, Wilson was back in court, accused in two new cases that, if proven, may have lifelong consequences for two more children."
abc13.com, March 17, 2016.

Washington state dad obsessed with video game Destiny beats 8-month-old daughter to death with Xbox controller
" A twisted Washington state dad who was obsessed with a video game brutally beat his 8-month-old daughter to death with an Xbox controller.
Ahmed Hussein Ibrahim, drunk and high when he broke little Nawal's skull with the controller in November of 2014, was sentenced to 12 years in prison on Friday."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, March 16, 2016.

Texas mother accused of putting 2-year-old child in family's oven
" A Texas mother is accused of putting her 2-year-old child in an oven, leaving the toddler with second- and third-degree burns, authorities said.
Deputies responded after receiving a tip that a child had been burned inside a Glen Rose home, NBC station KXAS-TV reports."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, March 20, 2016.

Georgia teacher who knocked 4-year-old special needs boy to ground charged with child cruelty
" A Georgia pre-K teacher caught knocking a 4-year-old special needs boy to the floor has been slammed with child cruelty charges.
Amelia Stripling turned herself into Tifton police Friday after shocking surveillance video showed her kneeing the tot from behind, sending him crashing onto the floor at Tift County Pre-K Center."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, March 26, 2016.

14-year-old dies after JPSO says he was beaten over bad grades
"JEFFERSON PARISH, La.-- A 14-year-old Waggaman boy has died after JPSO deputies say he was severely beaten by his father over bad grades at school.
Jalen Daniels died of head trauma two days after being hospitalized, according to the Mark Bone, chief death investigator for the Jefferson Parish Coroner's Office."
www.wwltv.com, February 11, 2016.

Grandmother sentenced in child assault
"WEST CHESTER -- A Pottstown grandmother pleaded guilty Thursday to physically assaulting her 5-year-old grandson inside a North Coventry department store, an incident that was captured on the store's surveillance video.
Cynthia Gehret, 63, of Queen Street, admitted in Chester County Court that she had kicked the young boy who she said she had raised from the time he was born, in the stomach after grabbing him and shoving him through a door at the Kohl's Department Store at the Coventry Mall."
www.dailylocal.com, October 15, 2015.

Stepfather pleads guilty to beating 3-year-old Jeida Torres to death
" A sadistic Brooklyn stepfather who brutally beat his 3-year-old stepdaughter to death for accidentally soiling herself, pleaded guilty and is expected to spend 15 years to life in prison.
Kelsey Smith admitted to a Brooklyn judge on Friday that he caused "serious physical injury" to Jeida Torres, which resulted in her death, and assaulted her 5-year-old brother, Andrew, on Oct. 18, 2014, inside a Bushwick homeless shelter."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, October 23, 2015.

6 church members arrested after teen dies from blunt force trauma
"Six members of the Word of Life Christian Church in New Hartford, New York, have been arrested after the 19-year-old son of two of the suspects died from blunt force trauma injuries, police announced Tuesday.
Lucas Leonard, 19, was taken by family members in a car to a hospital in nearby Utica on Monday afternoon. The New Hartford Police Department said Leonard was injured during an assault and was pronounced dead at the hospital."
www.cnn.com, October 13, 2015.

14-year-old dies after JPSO says he was beaten over bad grades
"JEFFERSON PARISH, La.-- A 14-year-old Waggaman boy has died after JPSO deputies say he was severely beaten by his father over bad grades at school.
Jalen Daniels died of head trauma two days after being hospitalized, according to the Mark Bone, chief death investigator for the Jefferson Parish Coroner's Office.
Daniels' parents, Furnell and Terri Daniels, were originally booked with second-degree cruelty to a juvenile. After Jalen Daniels' death, they were re-booked with second-degree murder. "
www.wwltv.com, February 11, 2016.

Murder charge dropped for Irish nanny accused of killing infant, 1, by shaking
"BOSTON — A murder charge has been dropped against an Irish nanny accused of killing a 1-year-old girl in her care after a state medical examiner reversed a finding that the child's death was a homicide caused by shaken baby syndrome, prosecutors announced Monday."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, August 31, 2015.

Alabama woman sentenced to death for children's torture, murder
" An Alabama woman who helped barbarically torture and murder her common-law-husband's two small children has been sentenced to death.
Heather Leavell-Keaton was sentenced to die by lethal injection Thursday, six months after the children's father, John DeBlase, was handed the same sentence."
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS, August 20, 2015.

Washington dad charged with murder after squeezing 5-week-old son like 'roll of toothpaste' to quiet him
" A Washington father has been charged with murder after he allegedly squeezed his 5-week old son to stop his crying.
Robert Smith Sr., 28, has been charged with first-degree murder after he squeezed tiny Robert Jr. tightly to keep him quiet and fractured his vertebrae in the process, authorities said."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, August 20, 2015.

Georgia dad gets life without parole for starving 10-year-old daughter to death, burning body
" A Georgia man who starved his daughter to death and then burned her body has been sentenced to life behind bars without parole.
Eman Moss, whose 10-year-old daughter, Emani Moss, was found dead in a Gwinnett County trash can in 2013 after he called 911 in distress, learned his dark fate Friday."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, August 14, 2015.

Queens mom charged with murder of 3-week-old son she threw out 4th-floor window told cops an 'evil spirit' had taken over baby's body
"The manical mom charged with throwing her 3-week-old-son to his death from a fourth-floor Queens window told cops that an evil spirit had taken over her baby's body, prosecutors said Saturday.
Rashida Chowdhury's disturbing admission was revealed as she was arraigned Saturday night on murder charges at Queens Criminal Court."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, August 8, 2015.

Four Southern California cops charged with abusing kids at boot camp
" Four police officers have been arrested for allegedly physically abusing kids at a boot camp for troubled children, California authorities said.
Sheriff's detectives arrested Detective Marissa Larios, 36, and Officer Patrick Nijland, 47, of the Huntington Park Police Department. Also busted were officers Carlos Gomez-Marquez, 31, and Edgar Gomez, 35, of the South Gate Police Department, according to the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Department."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, August 6, 2015.

Kenosha mother gets 20 years prison for child abuse
"This woman's children were tortured, a judge said, physically and emotionally.
They were injured and coerced — for years — to lie about the things happening in their home. They didn't tell social workers that a man ordered not to have contact with their mother was living with them, and was hiding in the basement during visits."
www.kenoshanews.com, July 15, 2015.

Charges added to suspected child abuser after N.C. dad posts photos of bruised toddler online, calls justice system 'a joke'
"The parents of a two-year-old girl who was allegedly beaten with a metal belt and slammed into a wall have posted photos of her sickening injuries on social media after charges were dropped against her alleged attacker -- their babysitter's husband."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, July 10, 2015.

Detroit mom who killed her kids and stuffed them in a freezer gets life in prison, says she regrets nothing
"A Detroit woman with no remorse for killing two of her four children and stuffing the bodies in a home freezer was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole.
Mitchelle Blair was charged, convicted and sentenced in less than four months, since an eviction crew discovered the children's bodies in the freezer in March. They had been stored there for a few years. She pleaded guilty in June to first-degree murder."
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS, July 17, 2015.

Detroit mom of murdered kids found in freezer confesses in courtroom outburst: 'Yes, I did kill her!'
"Mitchelle Blair is charged with murder after the bodies of two of her children, 9-year-old Stephen and 13-year-old Stoni, were discovered in the family's home in March."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, June 04, 2015.

Texas dad charged with murdering 3-year-old son over potty training
" Prosecutors say a 3-year-old boy struggling with potty training was beaten to death by his own father.
Now that Houston man could face a similar death sentence after being charged with capital murder Tuesday."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, June 03, 2015.

Police: Maryland Boy Dies After Being Beaten for Eating Cake
"Hagerstown police Capt. Paul Kifer says Jack Garcia died Sunday at Children's National Medical Center in Washington."
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS, July 06, 2015.

Boy found handcuffed to N.C. porch with dead chicken speaks out, recalls sickening abuse
"Nearly two years after an 11-year-old foster boy was found chained to a North Carolina porch with a dead chicken around his neck, he's speaking out about his extreme abuse, saying 'I knew they wouldn't believe it.'"
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, June 30, 2015.

Washington dad facing sex charges related to 12 children fathered with women in secret 'cult'
"Two mothers are accused of standing by and doing nothing as their 12 children were physically and sexually abused by their father in what's being described by authorities as a secret 'cult.'
The sickening allegations involving Washington dad Melford Warren Jr., 43, led to one deputy calling it 'one of the worst cases of abuse we've ever seen,' Q13 News reported.
'These children were held against their will, denied nutrition, denied medical care, and physically and sexually abused,' Scott Wilson, of the Kitsap County Sheriff's Office, told the station after asserting his claim.
Detectives say Warren's children, ranging in age from infanthood to 13, were taught to hide the abuse and never speak with police."
Daily News, May 27, 2015.

Illinois man gets 33 years in prison for fatally beating 3–year–old who swore while playing Mortal Kombat video game
"Thomas Albea repeatedly punched defenseless 3–year–old X'Zavion Charleston in the stomach after he swore while playing Mortal Kombat, reports the Chicago Tribune.
The youngster was hit so hard in the brutal Sept. 14, 2011, attack at his own Waukegan home that some of his internal organs ruptured."
Daily News, May 25, 2015.

Michigan man waterboards 5–year–old over torn backpack: cops
"A Michigan man waterboarded his girlfriend's 5–year–old son after the boy accidentally ripped a backpack, police said.
Michael Porter allegedly used belts to restrain the child on the back of a footstool at his Flint home May 12, reports NBC 25.
The 30–year–old then allegedly covered the youngster's face with his underwear and poured water over the fabric to make the boy feel like he was drowning.
Porter is also accused of prodding his partner's other son, 12, in the chest and throat with a knife."
Daily News, May 19, 2015.

'They're going where they belong': Tenn. pair sentenced for killing daughter by forcing her to drink 2 liters of grape soda
"It is 'an effective life sentence' for the pair that forced Alexa Linboom, 5, to drink about 2.5 liters of grape soda and water after the girl stole a sip of her stepmother's drink, Attorney General Dan Armstrong said.
Although the girl screamed in pain and became unconscious, the Surgoinsville pair did not take the girl to the hospital for hours on Jan. 1, 2012."
Daily News, December 09, 2014.

Arizona couple forced son to sleep in backyard, go to bathroom outside: police
"Brian and Shelly Romine were charged with child abuse after making Brian Romine's 16–year–old son with a learning disability stay outside in the blazing summer heat in Chandler, Ariz., for more than a month, police said."
Daily News, December 09, 2014.

British thug who punched girl, 4, so hard he ripped holes in her intestine gets 13 year sentence
"Craig Carth, 27, was found guilty of causing grievous bodily harm in the March 2013 attack on the girl, who spent several days in intensive care with two holes in the front wall of her intestine."
Daily News, December 01, 2014.

Florida woman uses stun gun on 3-year-old, faces child abuse charge: cops
"A Florida woman got a shock after she landed in jail on child abuse charges.
Ramona Braswell, 30, was arrested by St. Petersburg police Saturday after she was accused of using a stun gun on another woman's 3–year–old, WFLA reported. She faces one count of felony child abuse."
Daily News, December 01, 2014.

Vikings running back Adrian Peterson faces 2 years in prison if found guilty of child abuse
"Peterson, 29, turned himself in early Saturday. He spent about 30 minutes in custody and posted $15,000 bond. Most defendants charged with injury to a child, a felony, get probation if they have an otherwise clean criminal history. A date hasn't been set for his first court appearance."
Daily News, September 13, 2014.

Police: 25–pound boy nearly starved, beaten by family.
"(CNN)—A 7–year–old Pennsylvania boy beaten for sneaking food was nearly starved and weighed only 25 pounds when he arrived at a hospital, authorities said. The boy sometimes ate insects he caught on his porch."
CNN, July 20, 2014.

  • Mom, grandparents of starved boy held for trial
    "MERCER, Pa. (AP)—The mother and maternal grandparents of an 8–year–old Pennsylvania boy doctors said "looked like a Holocaust survivor" were ordered on Thursday to stand trial on attempted murder and other charges for allegedly denying the boy food regularly and hiding him from public view."
    Associated Press, August 07, 2014

Detroit boy abused, harshly disciplined: State Petition
"Charlie Bothuell V's workouts, in the morning and evening, included 100 push–ups, 200 sit–ups, 100 jumping jacks, 25 arm curls on each arm with 25–pound weights and thousands of revolutions on an elliptical trainer, the court documents said.
"Charlie V reports having to complete the entire workout 'in under an hour or I would have to do it again,'" a petition filed in juvenile court by a state agency said.
Bouthell told investigator he could not finish the workouts sometimes because he was in pain from being struck on the feet with the PVC pipe, the petition said.
...The petition filed in Wayne County juvenile court said doctors found scars or wounds on his chest and buttocks from the pipe and the boy has said his step–mother verbally and emotionally abused him and punched him."
Reuters Press, July 10, 2014.

Serial child abuser charged with murder in daughter's death, 22 years after attack
"Anthony Shannon Lane, 41, who is already serving 25 years in prison for abusing his infant son, was charged in the death of his adult daughter, who died last year from injuries she suffered in a beating two decades ago."
Daily News, July 09, 2014.

Houston man whips teen daughter with belt for choosing black dance partner: police.
"A Houston man beat his 14–year–old daughter after he found out she chose a black child as her partner for her quinceanera dance at a party last month, police said."
Daily News, May 28, 2014.

Girl, 12, testifies how stepdad 'waterboarded' her
New York Daily News, February 4, 2014

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

Oregon teens face kidnapping, assault charges for alleged torture of fellow student
Blue Kalmbach, 15, Jenna Montgomery, 15, and Jess Taylor, 17, pleaded not guilty in Portland court. They will be tried as adults for the alleged Feb. 10 attack on Dustyn Murrain. Cops say the crazed teens carved a swastika in the forehead of the victim.
Daily News, February 20, 2014

Kansas City mom pleads guilty to locking girl, 10, in urine-soaked closet
Missouri mom Jacole N. Prince pleaded guilty to keeping her 10-year-old child identified as L.P. locked in a closet and so malnourished she was only 32 pounds and the size of a toddler. Her two half-sisters were taken into protective custody, and Prince was arrested.
Daily News, January 08, 2014

Records: Father attacked son months before killing teen in Essex
Judge found allegations in divorce case fell short of proving child abuse
Burlington Free Press, December 27, 2013

New Jersey teen Justin Robinson admits to strangling and dumping 12-year-old Autumn Pasquale in recycling bin
What gets blamed for this? Comics? Video games? Facebook? Parents ... hey, what did they do?
Daily News, August 07, 2013

Trials set for social workers in N.C. child's death
USAToday, April 13, 2013

Outraged judge lays into child welfare workers at sentencing in toddler beating death
Denver Post, April 11, 2013

Elizabeth Escalona, Texas Mom Who Glued Her Daughter's Hands To A Wall, Says 'I'm Not A Monster'
"A Dallas woman who beat her 2-year-old daughter and glued the toddler's hands to a wall was sentenced Friday to 99 years in prison by a judge who described his decision as a necessary punishment for a brutal, shocking attack."
Huffngton Post, October 12, 2012

Child Abuse Injuries, Deaths On The Rise, Study Finds
"The hospital data show that there was an increase in the percentage of children who died from abuse-related injuries, from 0.25 deaths per 100,000 children in 1997, to 0.36 deaths 100,000 children in 2009."
Huffngton Post, October 02, 2012

South Carolina mother convicted in case of her missing son
Daily News, September 07, 2012

Buffalo boy, 10, called 911 repeatedly before stepdad allegedly beat him to death
Daily News, April 27, 2012

11 children removed from sex offender's home after some were found tied to beds
Daily News, February 21, 2012

No Spousal Privilege in Criminal Child-Abuse Cases, Judge Rules
The Legal Intelligencer, February 15, 2012

11-year-old beaten to death for 9 hours by mom's boyfriend for not vacuuming: police
Daily News, February 13, 2012

Sahar Gul, Tortured Afghan Girl, Will Be Sent To India For Medical Treatment
Huffington Post, January 02, 2012

State to pay $3.5 million for Bronx boy's death
Daily News, December 07, 2011

Uncle nabbed in beating death of 6-month-old boy, cops say
Daily News, May 26, 2011

Child Physical Abuse
Canadian Center for Missing Children report, includes section on Canadian laws (Updated March 2011)

Tot dies one month after ACS returns him to family
"Sharee Brown completed anger management, counseling and parenting courses in 2007, and a law guardian agreed with ACS' recommendation to give the children back to their mother."
New York Daily News, August 20, 2008

Child Welfare Tightens Law on Removal
New York Times, May 15, 2008

Preventing abusive head trauma among infants and young children: A hospital-based, parent education program
National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome (2005)

Battered Child Syndrome
Office of Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention Portable Guide to Investigating Child Physical Abuse (December 2002; revised from August 1996)

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

Fla. Caseworker Charged in Abuse Case
Associated Press, July 13, 2002

Man Convicted in Savage Killing of Boy Gets 25-to-Life
The San Francisco Chronicle, July 10, 2002

Parents Sue Over Humiliation
Orlando Sentinel, June 2, 2002

The Randal Dooley Case
Archive of articles regarding the arrest, trial and Second Degree Murder conviction of Tony and Marcia Dooley in the beating death of Randal Dooley, including testimony by physicians, police officers, and child protective service workers regarding abuse allegations pertaining to Randal before his death. (Concludes May 25, 2002)

Parent's Fate Tied to Life-or-Death Decision for Son
Los Angeles Times, April 16, 2002

Dead Girl's Kin Sue Adoption Agency
The Fresno Bee, March 15, 2002

Porn fighters break ring of kid-spanking fetishists
Chicago Tribune, March 13, 2002

Doll Reveals Harm That Can Be Done To An Infant's Brain
The Indianapolis Star, March 13, 2002

Findings on Diffusion-Weighted MRI May Point to Shaken-Baby Syndrome
Reuters Health, February 25, 2002

Man Who Held Girl Captive for Decade Given 14 Years
Mainichi Daily News, January 22, 2002

Woman Convicted in Brutal Death of Son Wins Custody of Her Baby
Associated Press, November 27, 2001

Abused Girl, 7, Found Dead in Bronx
New York Daily News, November 22, 2001

Philadelphia Man Gets Prison Sentence for Feeding Cocaine to Baby
The Associated Press, July 26, 2001

New Law to Allow For Longer Prosecution Time For Those Who Abuse Children, Elderly or Disabled
Waco Tribune-Herald, July 25, 2001

Elijah's Story: Campaign Against Shaken Baby Syndrome
Salt Lake Tribune, June 21, 2001

"Rebirthing" Therapist is Sentenced to 16 Years
Associated Press, June 18, 2001

Abused Foster Children Win $3.3 Million Settlement
The Associated Press, May 25, 2001

Investigation Details Allegations of Abuse
Des Moines Register, June 14, 2001

Case Helps Toughen Child Abuse Laws
The Birmingham News, June 5, 2001

A Simple Video Finds Success Against Shaken Baby Abuse
New York Times, May 29, 2001

Young Killer's Pleas Went Unanswered
Indianapolis Star, April 26, 2001

Investigating Child Abuse in Ireland
BBC News, September 18, 1999
Series of articles regarding panel appointed to investigate allegations of decades of sexual and physical abuse by the Christian Brothers boarding school and other institutions funded by the government, but run by private religious orders

Evaluation of Physical Abuse in Children
American Family Physician, May 15, 2000

Pediatric Injury Resulting From Family Violence
Pediatrics, Vol. 99, No. 2, February 1997

return to the top


COMMENTARY and OPINION

"The Real World" by Andrew Vachss
From Everybody Pays, a collection of short stories by Andrew Vachss.


ORGANIZATIONS/AGENCIES
(click here for Articles/Information/Research)

Shaken Baby Syndrome
Child Abuse Prevention Network's resource pages for Shaken Baby Syndrome.

American Humane Association
63 Inverness Drive East
Englewood, CO 80112-5117
Toll-free: 1-800-227-4645
www.americanhumane.org

Childhelp USA
15757 N. 78th Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Phone: 480-922-8212
Toll-Free Hotline: 1-800-422-4453
www.childhelpusa.org

International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect
25 W. 560 Geneva Rd., Suite L2C
Carol Stream, IL 60188
Phone: (630) 221-1311
www.ispcan.org

National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome
2955 Harrison Blvd., #102
Ogden, UT 84403
Phone: (801) 627-3399
Toll Free 1-888-273-0071
www.dontshake.com

National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect
330 C Street, SW
Washington, DC 20447
Toll-free: 1-800-394-3366
https://www.childwelfare.gov/can/

National Clearinghouse on Family Violence
Population and Public Health Branch - Health Canada
Address Locator: 1907D1
Jeanne Mance Building
Tunney's Pasture
Ottawa, ON K1A 1B4
Phone : (613) 957-2938
Toll-free: 1-800-267-1291
www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hppb/familyviolence/

The Shaken Baby Alliance
P.O. Box 150734
Ft. Worth, TX 76108
Phone: (877) 636-3727
www.shakenbaby.com

return to the top

SEARCH THE RESOURCES

   HELP
CHILD ABUSE
  > Child Neglect
  > Emotional Abuse
  > Physical Abuse
  > Sexual Abuse
  > By Authorities
    > Corporal Punishment
CHILD ADVOCACY ORGS
CHILD CARE
CHILD LABOR
CHILD PORNOGRAPHY
  > U.S. Reporting Agencies
  > Int'l Reporting Agencies
CHILD SAFETY
  > Internet Safety
  > Latchkey Children
CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE
  > Child Sex Tourism
  > Corporal Punishment
  > Intrafamilial (Incest)
  > Male Victims Journal
        References

  > Prostituted Children
CHILDREN AND MEDICATION
  > for "ADHD"
  > for "Behavioral Disorders"
  > for "Early Puberty"
  > for Depression
  > "Chemical Restraints"
CIRCLE OF TRUST ABUSE ARTICLES/MEDIA REPORTS
  > Circle of Trust Abuse Resources
  > Mandated Reporters Resources
CONSCRIPTED CHILDREN:— aka "Child Soldiers"
CONTACT LEGISLATORS
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE (US)
  > Domestic Violence (Int'l)
  > Disabled Abuse
  > Elder Abuse
DONATIONS/VOLUNTEERS
"FALSE ALLEGATIONS"
  > Memory Repression
        and/or Recovery

FOSTER CARE
  > Adoption
GENOCIDE
HATE CRIMES
  > Wartime Rape
HEALTH CARE
  > Female Genital Mutilation
HIV and AIDS (US)
  > HIV and AIDS (Int'l)
  > Pediatric HIV and AIDS
HOTLINES (US)
HOTLINES (Int'l)
HUMAN TRAFFICKING
  > Bonded Labor
  > Exploitation of Immigrants
        by Traffickers/Employers

  > Human Organ Trafficking
INFANT ABANDONMENT (U.S.)
> Infant Abandonment (Int'l)
JUVENILE JUSTICE (US)
  > Juvenile Justice (Int'l)
  > Juvenile Corrections
  > Juveniles Tried/Sentenced
        as Adults

LEGAL RESOURCES
LESBIAN, GAY, BI and
  TRANSGENDER

  > Articles & Commentary
MENTAL HEALTH
  > Anxiety Related Disorders
  > Crisis Intervention
  > Depression
  > Dissociative Disorders
  > Eating Disorders (U.S.)
  > Eating Disorders (Int'l)
  > Erotomania
  > Munchausen's Syndrome
        by Proxy

  > Self Injury
  > Substance Abuse (U.S.)
  > Substance Abuse (Int'l)
  > Traumatic Stress Disorders
  > Trichotillomania
        (Hair Pulling)

MISSING CHILDREN
  > Stranger Abduction
  > Parental Abduction
PAIN MANAGEMENT
PARENTING RESOURCES
  > Corporal Punishment
  > Teen/Young Adult Parents
PETS/ASSISTANCE ANIMALS
  > Abuse and Domestic Violence
  > Abuse: Diagnostic Indicators
  > Animal Companionship
  > Animal Rescue and
        Rehabilitation

  > Animals for Comfort
        Therapy and Court Escorts

  > Assistance/Therapy Training
RISK TO YOUTH
  >Bullying
  >Hazing
  >Online Suicides
  >Noir Vérité
  >Internet Enticement
SEX OFFENDERS
  >Treatment
SEXUAL ASSAULT
  > Acquaintance/Date Rape
  > Drug-Facilitated Rape
  > Prison Rape
  > "Rape Culture"
  > Rape as a Weapon of War
  > Sexual Harassment
STALKING
  > Illegal Surveillance
SWEETHEART SENTENCES
THEOCRACY AS FASCISM
UN CONVENTION ON THE
   RIGHTS OF THE CHILD

VICTIM RESOURCES
  > Resources for Coping
YOUTH VIOLENCE
EMAIL US WITH
  ADDITIONS & UPDATES

ADD RESOURCES
  TO YOUR SITE


VACHSS    BIO    WRITINGS    ARTICLES    INTERVIEWS    FAQ    UPDATES
MISSION   FREE DOWNLOADS   GALLERY   DOGS   INSIDERS   RESOURCES

Search The Zero || Site Map || Technical Help || Linkage || Contact The Zero || Main Page

The Zero © 1996-2016 Andrew Vachss. All rights reserved.

How to Cite Articles and Other Material from The Zero
The URL for this page is: