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What Is Emotional and Psychological Abuse in Children?

Examples of abuse include:

  • name-calling
  • insulting
  • threatening violence (even without carrying out threats)
  • allowing children to witness the physical or emotional abuse of another
  • allowing children to use illegal drugs

Signs of emotional abuse in a child may include:

  • being fearful of parent
  • saying they hate the parent
  • talking badly about themselves (“I’m stupid”)
  • seeming emotionally immature when compared to peers
  • exhibiting sudden changes in speech, such as stuttering
  • experiencing sudden change in behavior, such as doing poorly in school



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