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Child Abuse

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Child Abuse- physical maltreatment or sexual molestation of a child. A number of treatments are available to victims of child abuse. However, children who experience childhood trauma do not heal from abuse easily. There are focused cognitive behavioral therapy, first developed to treat sexually abused children, is now used for victims of any kind of trauma. It targets trauma- related symptoms in children including post- traumatic stress disorder(PTSD), clinical depression and anxiety. It also includes a component for non- offending parents.