Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Parenting Resources (Home and Family)


Parenting Resources

In response to the disturbing study released by the CDC and the Federal Administration for Children and Families pertaining to infant neglect and abuse, I've compiled a list of resources that may be of interest to those of you wishing to learn more about this issue:

Story on the CDC study:
http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20080404/ap_on_he_me/infant_neglect;_ylt=ApUnDXoa4nTvAFV5D16MbtXVJRIF

CESA workshop- Shaken Baby Syndrome (MANY valuable resources found here):
http://shakenbabyprevention.wikispaces.com/

Powerful documentary on the issue:
http://www.dontshake.com/Audience.aspx?categoryID=1&PageName=ElijahsStory.htm

Resources on Shaken Baby Syndrome:
http://del.icio.us/search/?fr=del_icio_us&p=shaken+baby+syndrome&type=all

Extra Credit (Post a comment addressing one or both of the questions below):

What do you think needs to be done to eliminate infant and child abuse and neglect? Do you see any measures taken by your school or community to educate people about child abuse and neglect? If so, what is being done?

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