Physical, mental, emotional or sexual maltreatment of a child either by a parents or caretaker comes under child abuse. These actions give adverse effect on child’s mental state. They get mentally disturbed; have a drastic change in the behavior, goes into depression, change in eating sleeping and other curricular activities leaving lifelong psychological scars.
Related Journals of Child Abuse
Journal of Child and Adolescent Behavior,International Journal of Mental Health & Psychiatry,Child Abuse & Neglect,Child Abuse Review,Child Maltreatment,Journal of Child Sexual Abuse,Archives of Disease in Childhood,Criminal Justice and Behavior,Child Development Psychology.