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Verbal Abuse and Its Effects
Verbal abuse may not leave physical scars, but the emotional effects can be longstanding and severe. Learn what verbal abuse is and the problems it can cause.
You can share your thoughts or experiences with verbal abuse in this accompanying forum post: http://forums.bellaonline.com/ubbthreads.php/topics/622917/Verbal_Abuse_and_Its_Effects#Post622917
Child Abuse Statute of Limitation Laws
Civil and criminal statute of limitations laws for child sexual abuse are different for each state. Here are two good resources to find out the length of the SOL laws where you live.
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In the forum, I've linked to some info about an art show for sexual and domestic abuse survivors that some of you might be interested in here: http://forums.bellaonline.com/ubbthreads.php/topics/623709/Sexual_and_Domestic_Abuse_Surv#Post623709
I also wanted to let you know about some news in a recent newsletter from RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network). A national talk show is looking for male survivors of childhood sexual assault and molestation to be audience members. Here is the link to the form to fill out at the RAINN website if you're interested: http://www.rainn.org/national-talk-show-looking-for-male-survivors
I hope to hear from you sometime soon, either in the forum or in response to this email message. I thrive on your feedback!
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Trish Deneen, Child Abuse Editor
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