Impact Of Parental Abuse On Children And Families

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The importance of bringing a child into the world is to provide the child with a loving home and a loving family. Unfortunately, many children today are born to teenage parents, or parents struggling with their own personal life. The structure of the family children are born into can be a major factor influencing child abuse. Individuals deal with a large amount of stress on a daily basis which can alter how they respond to situations. Marital status, the support of the family, community, and financial problems can all add more stress to a person (Arbetter 23). Melissa L. Sturge-Apple, Michael A. Skibo, and Patrick T. Davies describe in “Impact of Parental Conflict and Emotional Abuse on Children and Families,” individuals who were dealing

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