Developmental Differences in Maltreated Children Who Experience Adversity and Trauma[School-age and older]

Adversity in childhood along with maltreatment affects children’s development and increases their vulnerability for mental health concerns later in life. Trauma, bullying, victimization, exposure to violence, loss or bereavement, or even relocation are some of the adverse circumstances which may affect lives in the short and long term. Some suggest that one-third of adult mental […]