Causes And Effects Of Child Neglect

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Child neglect and abuse is happening all around the world, everyday. It is a problem that is increasing. There are people that get abused or neglected as children and when they grow up into adults they do not notice or understand that what happened is not okay, so when they have children they do it to their children since they do not understand that it is not okay. There is also not just one type of neglect or abuse, there are several. Someone may not notice they are neglecting their child because nobody sees it. “Child neglect is a form of abuse in which a caregiver fails to provide for the child in some way that could result in physical emotional psychological or even educational harm” (Findlaw, 2017). There are many different charges you can get for child neglect or abuse.…show more content…
In 2012 in the United States over 2,000 children died, around 70% of the children where because of neglect, if a child survived being neglected they most likely experience psychological or mental issues. Like I said there are many forms of neglect such as: physical neglect, educational neglect, psychological or emotional, or medical neglect. Physical neglect includes abandonment, shuttling, expulsion, nutritional neglect, clothing neglect, and there are few others. There are so many different types of neglect that if a parent is neglecting it would be able to be found (Projectsakinah.org) . If anybody sees it or notices it they are supposed to report it, such as teachers or instructors if a teacher or instructor notices a student has been neglected or has signs of neglect or abuse than they must report it, they can not just go and talk to the parents or talk to the student about it, they sign a contract at the beginning of the year that says they will report

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