Child Abuse

Harmful to others

-30% more likely to commit violent crimes

-More likely to have violent behavior

-1/3 of abused kids grow up to abuse their own kids

Unhealthy

-2.9 million cases reported each year

-1,593 deaths

-80% will have a psychiatric disease

-28% will have a chronic health condition

No Education

-May get bullied

-Lower academic achievement

-Delay in language