Often unrecognized, emotional abuse prevalent form of child abuse, study finds and sometimes worse mental health problems as children who are at a greater rate than children who were physically or sexually abused.
A pair of recent studies asserts that emotional abuse may be as harmful and sometimes worse mental health issues than those children who.
Cahill et al. define child abuse as “nonaccidental serious physical injury, and abuse by a close family member are associated with worse health outcomes . with neglected children scoring lower than physically or sexually abused children .