Sexual Assault Victims Often Lose Coping Skills

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Young girls who are sexually assaulted often grow up less able to deal with stress and are prone to depression, obesity, anxiety and other mental and emotional problems.
MSNBC reports researchers from the Univer...
Consequences of incest stretch far into adult years.

Children carrying weapons to school, more than we think

Now that school is in session just about everywhere in the country, we may begin hearing not only news from school but about the social interactions in which our children are involved. Of all of the latter, we may be most concerned about bullying. Th...

Social behavior and peer relationships of victims and bully-victims

With the start of school, you begin to wonder about a lot of things. How will my child do in school? Will he or she make a lot of friends? Will it be a good experience? You often find yourself wondering if he or she will get along well with others or...

Anna Kournikova helps Katrina victims

From Anna Kournikova recently visited Hurricane Katrina victims in Biloxi, Mississippi, on behalf of the Boys' and Girls' Clubs of America. The tennis star brought toys to the children, and was apparently moved by what she witnessed. In h...


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