Child abuse and neglect in America occur in staggering numbers. Isn’t it incomprehensible that our sophisticated country has such a problem? Yet, the U.S. is leading the industrialized world in incidences of child abuse and neglect. Do you know the facts? How can you help to stop the problem?
I spend a lot of time talking about relationships… between one individual and another…between professional and client… or between employers and coworkers. Often, I talk about relationships between parent and child, or teacher and student. Usually, the relationships I speak of are ones in which the person is struggling with someone close. But in all of these situations, one key concept seems […]
I have been writing about the systems that serve our children and parents, and I think we are quick to criticize those who help keep us safe. Quite honestly, the professionals I have met are amazing people who have sacrificed to provide the best service to the clients in their care. However, I also want to note that we need […]