Notice, Evaluate. and conquer the signs of Child abuse.
A child may seem to be quiet and not talking hiding their fear and pain when ask what's wrong. They may be in fear of being sent back to the place where the abuse happens where it is dangerous and unsafe. Connie Johnson feared if she would tell, nothing would have been done because the laws wasn't implemented when she was a young girl no one did anything about it there was nowhere to go for help.
Not enough nutrients they may pocket food or save it for later. Decreasing their growth and development.
Some children do not like to play scared of other children bumping into them causing more pain to their wounds.
They may get teased a lot from other children because they pamper their hurt inside. not sharing their feelings.
Not wanting to leave from the place where they feel safe. Staying late.
low poor concentration unable to keep up they have anxiety of what will happen when they return to that unsafe place.
very smart and make excellent grades scared of failure.
Some children have no structure, no guidance, or protection they feel unloved, alone and afraid. Some are left to defend for themselves. No supervision leaving a child to make bad choices. And when they are raging out of control, they cannot understand why they are feeling neglected, separated and rejected. It can get out of control their behavior patterns change they have no respect for authority or parents.
Connie Johnson because of her mother's death she was left in an unlicensed group home where the child abuse was so horrific and terrified. Her heart had a void of emptiness that could not be filled.
when there is a decision to leave a child in these types of group homes is putting a child in an unsafe environment and in harm's way these are some of the things that could happen.
With Connie she was not taken out. When she did wrong or not, she would get horrible beatings the Doctor of her own wounds 'there was no laws she said' The child abuse she had was severe beatings, sexually molestation at an early age. Making her feel worthless, isolated, violation of her privacy her innocence was taken away by a grown man she felt alone, and no one could be trusted. No one reach out.
Connie said when kids are left alone to make choices in this day and time it is way too hard for a young child to figure it out by themselves. It causes mental disorders, depression, high levels of stress, anxiety. bipolar, and other disorders. Then comes rage, then guns, then drugs, then alcohol, long prison sentences or even death. child abuse can sometimes repeat its Cycle going into young adult hood called Domestic violence its patterns and cycle is all they know. When a child is reaching out don't say they are bad. They are asking for help something is wrong.
When a child is reaching out Sometimes there is no one to reach back.
REACH BACK AND HELP SAVE A CHILD!