Emotional Abuse: The Hidden Form of Maltreatment
at the National Child Protection Clearinghouse site
Parents Helping Parents support group in Massachusetts
"You Carry the Cure in Your Own Heart" by Andrew Vachss (Article originally published in Parade Magazine). Emotional abuse of children can lead, in adulthood, to addiction, rage, a severely damaged sense of self and an inability to truly bond with others. But-if it happened to you-there is a way out.