To Do If A Child/Youth Is Missing -- The Nation's Missing Children
Organization, is dedicated to the safety of children and the recovery
of the missing. Missing
Child Emergency Procedures -- It is important parents stay aware
and alert, but be wary of gadgets and gimmicks that purport to protect
Thy Enemy --
"It only takes a second to take a child." How prepared are you?
Do your children know the dangers? Are there specific rules in your
home about contact with others? The Lost Child Emergency
with Children about Disasters and Violence
Children to Resist Violence -- Research has shown violent or
aggressive behavior is often learned early in life. Parents and
others can help them learn to deal with emotions without using violence
and reduce or minimize violence. American Psychological
2 dads at a hockey practice got into a brawl: one dead, and another
sentenced to 3 years in prison. The National
Alliance for Youth Sports, a sports education organization,
has issued a Parents Code of Ethics to encourage good sportsmanship,
parental involvement and safety in childrens athletics.
Your Child About Hatred and Prejudice --
violent incidents - It takes a conscious effort and a lifetime
of attention to ensure that lesson is remembered. As parents, we
must provide that commitment. Anti-Defamation League
On Disciplining Your Child
and Violent Play: Jane Katch, Author of a Book About Children's
Violent Play, Under
Dead Man's Skin: Discovering the Meaning of Children's Violent Play,
reflects on her students' violent and fantasy play. Tips for setting
rules for recess and for getting parents involved at home with setting
rules about media and violence. Education World
Parenting - . We know that parents are not perfect, it is okay
to make mistakes, and child rearing is difficult and complicated.
Welfare League of America
from parents' growing work schedules to kids' increasing sophistication
have left some
mothers and fathers in the dark and confused about their role.
kids .. while neglecting them -- Blaming kids for social ills
is convenient but hardly fair. Juvenile acts of violence mirror
the values and behavior that prevail in adult society. FAIR
than ever are taking prescription
drugs for behavior ailments. What parents may not realize is
how little is known about these drugs, how they affect children
and how much they are being used.
How We Raise Teenagers - Why do we think teenagers are capable
of making rational choices? And why do we insist that they bear
punishments, as if they were fully formed, mature adults?
Studies Review - Information on cults, psychological manipulation,
psychological abuse, spiritual abuse, brainwashing, mind control,
thought reform, abusive churches, extremism, totalistic groups,
authoritarian groups, new religious movements, exit counseling,
recovery, and practical suggestions.
-- An independent Christian research and apologetics ministry focusing
on new religious movements, cults, the occult and the New Age. We
serve as a resource for cult education, counseling, and non-coercive
is based on the therapeutic community (TC) concept: a highly structured,
family environment where positive peer interaction is emphasized.
Child Welfare League of America - Concentrates on passage of
child welfare legislation to protect abused and neglected children
and strengthen vulnerable families.
Youth, and Gun Violence --
Analysis of physical, economic, and psychological effects of gun
violence by and against children, including recommendations for
reducing youth firearm deaths and injuries.
ponders guns, children and the adults -- In the wake of the
Arkansas school yard killings. Salon
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