Social work presentation (final)

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Unformatted text preview: Click to edit Master subtitle style SW 150 001 Jaleesa Williams, Sarah kowalko , Nicole Williamson, melissa Sawdy CHILD ABUSE What is Child Abuse/Neglect?  A parent or caretaker physically, emotionally, or sexually mistreats or neglects a child. Origins of Child Abuse  Infanticide- the practice of intentional killing of a child condoned by parents and society  Procedure was to dispose undesirable children.  Jericho 7000 BC M Emotional- Parents (or peers) verbally abuse the child by yelling, being violent and mean to them. Telling the child their dumb or worthless and the child cannot express emotions but when they do, it comes out as anxiety, depression, or anger.  Physical- Abuser is unpredictable and hits, tortures, unruly punishes the child to where they have visible body wounds. The parent feels that they should use fear to control the Childs behavior.  Sexual- Child is scarred by an adult touching or talking to them in an unwanted, sexual way. Types of abuse M Those who abuse may have mental illnesses or do substance abuse.  Abuse usually occurs with someone the child knows and trusts.  It can happen due to a lifestyle that causes stress to the family. Types of family/living situation Factors that predispose a  The abusers childhood: Approximately 20% of offenders were themselves abused as children....
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